Water outage and traffic disruptions in this Laois area today

Lynda Kiernan

Reporter:

Lynda Kiernan

Abbeyleix affected by burst water mains

Abbeyleix in Laois affected by burst water mains

Is your water disrupted in Laois today? It could be down to a burst water mains, reported by Irish Water.

Irish Water is carrying out repairs to a burst water main, today Wednesday May 23.

The company warns that it may cause supply disruptions to the area of Ralish near Abbeyleix, and surrounding areas in Laois.

The outage is also affecting traffic in the area because a traffic light system is in place to facilitate the roadworks.

The works have an estimated completion time of 5:30pm on 23 May.

If customers need to contact Irish Water about this supply and service alert, they are asked to quote this unique alert reference number: LAO021815

The phone number for water supply emergencies is 1850 278 278