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Public Consultation: Water Services Guidelines – Planning Authorities (28/Feb)

Why it’s important: Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive: EPA determines licensing, Irish Water constrained by; National, Regional & Local Planning: Nat’l Planning Framework influences Regional Spatial & Economic Strategies, Development Plans, Local Area Plans – and IW investment priorities; Connection to … Continue reading

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Public consultation: Regional Spatial & Economic Strategy (by 16/Feb)

Why it’s important: Statewide infrastructure spending will follow strategy (eg rail, port) County plan is subordinate to it It influences allocation of population… And thus it also influences Irish Water priorities – which effectively controls town, village development Read about … Continue reading

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New Ross Municipal monthly report: Water

Communication: Irish Water All Water and Wastewater related complaints are to be lodged directly with Irish Water. This ensures that the complaint is registered and that all work completed by Wexford County Council is recorded. As required, councillors are to … Continue reading

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Grand Theft Water

Some people have asked me about those “Irish Water” forms going out. Here’s what I think so far (an opinion – not infallible):

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