Following advice from the Health Services Executive, Irish Water and Roscommon County Council have issued a Boil Water Notice on the Grangemore Public Water Supply to protect consumers.
This notice only applies to consumers on the Grangemore Public Water Supply and Ballinameen Camlin Group Water Scheme. Water must be boiled before it is consumed.
A map of the scheme, with a list of townlands and the group water scheme affected are available on www.water.ie and www.roscommoncoco.ie . Affected areas are Croghan, Ballinameen, Ballymore, Killarght (County Sligo), The Plains and surrounding areas.
Once boiled the water is safe to consume.
Customers are asked to boil water before consumption including the washing of teeth, making of ice and in the preparation of food that is not cooked. It is imperative that people adhere to the boil water notice while being reminded that once boiled, the water is safe to consume.