Irish Water Customers In Westmeath Facing Overnight Water Restrictions

Irish Water customers in Westmeath are facing disruptions to their supply tonight. 

Irish Water customers in Westmeath are facing disruptions to their supply tonight. 

The restrictions are being put in place in Athlone to allow water levels in the Annagh reservoir to recover following a mechanical failure at the water treatment plant. 

The utility says it's necessary to ensure customers have a water supply to their homes and businesses during the daytime. 

The restriction will begin from 10pm until 6am tomorrow morning, which will impact customers in Athlone Town, Baylin, Mount Temple, The Ories, Garrycastle, Dublin Road, Ardnaglug, Fardrum, Moydrum, Blyry, Killyon Hill, Bonavalley, Athlone and surrounds in Co. Westmeath. 

Regional Operations Manager John O' Donoghue says there was a mechanical fault which has lead to restrictions:

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