Dáil Éireann - Volume 397 - 14 March, 1990
Written Answers. - Water Supply to Islands.
Mr. Kenny Mr. Kenny
102. Mr. Kenny asked the Minister for the Environment if his attention has been drawn to the necessity of islanders to draw fresh water from the mainland on a daily basis resulting from storm damage;  and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Minister for the Environment (Mr. Flynn) Minister for the Environment (Mr. Flynn)
Minister for the Environment (Mr. Flynn): I am aware that severe storms have repeatedly damaged the submarine watermain to Inisbiggle Island. My Department has recently approved Mayo County Council's plans to lay a new watermain from the mainland at Ballycroy. Work on the scheme is expected to commence very shortly.
Dáil Éireann 397 Written Answers. Water Supply to Islands.