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# water-charges - Today’s News

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# water-charges - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Irish Water needs to deal with customers ‘in a fantastic way’ Irish Water This post contains videos

Irish Water needs to deal with customers ‘in a fantastic way’

The Irish Water boss John Tierney has met with Environment Minister Alan Kelly this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Wednesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Alan Kelly doesn’t think Irish Water should pay any bonuses to staff Water Charges

Alan Kelly doesn’t think Irish Water should pay any bonuses to staff

Alan Kelly said the new board will address the bonus culture at Irish water as a matter of priority.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Paul Murphy tore up his Irish Water application form in the Dáil last night Protest This post contains videos

Watch: Paul Murphy tore up his Irish Water application form in the Dáil last night

The Anti-Austerity Alliance TD wasn’t having any of it in the Dáil last night.

From TheJournal.ie Alan Kelly: ‘John Tierney should be out facing the public and I’ll tell him that’ Irish Water

Alan Kelly: ‘John Tierney should be out facing the public and I’ll tell him that’

He said he has 100% confidence in John Tierney as CEO of Irish Water.

From TheJournal.ie One Fianna Fáil TD is refusing to give Irish Water his PPS number Incoherent Gibberish

One Fianna Fáil TD is refusing to give Irish Water his PPS number

He also accused Irish Water representatives of speaking “incoherent gibberish”.

# water-charges - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Water bills could be delayed as energy regulator looks at deadline Leaky Pipes

Water bills could be delayed as energy regulator looks at deadline

The Commission for Energy Regulation also stressed that call-out charges have not yet been finalised.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Water to review how it treats customers (and, maybe, its bonus structure) Alan Kelly

Irish Water to review how it treats customers (and, maybe, its bonus structure)

Minister Alan Kelly has said he expects “a reinvigoration in customer focus”.

From TheJournal.ie 14 reasons why people don’t like and don’t trust Irish Water Underwater

14 reasons why people don’t like and don’t trust Irish Water

Leaks, protests, communication breakdown and a scorned minister have all contributed to a difficult 10 months for the new semi-state.

# water-charges - Monday 20 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie State of the Nation: Why Irish Water bonuses have TDs worried about their seats Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Why Irish Water bonuses have TDs worried about their seats

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# water-charges - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Still have questions about water charges? You might find the answers here Muddy Waters

# water-charges - Saturday 18 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Anti-water charge protests take place around the country Demonstration

Anti-water charge protests take place around the country

Large crowds were reported at some of the demonstrations.

From TheJournal.ie Aaron McKenna: This government is engineering its own downfall through Irish Water Water Charges

Aaron McKenna: This government is engineering its own downfall through Irish Water

It is difficult to imagine how otherwise ostensibly politically-savvy people conceived of Irish Water in its current form.

# water-charges - Friday 17 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Landlords to Irish Water: Don’t expect us to act as your collection agents Fluid Situation

Landlords to Irish Water: Don’t expect us to act as your collection agents

It follows days of uncertainty over who will eventually be held liable, if tenants refuse to register and pay for the contentious charges.

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou: Socialists were nowhere to be seen after telling people to boycott property tax Scarpered This post contains videos

Mary Lou: Socialists were nowhere to be seen after telling people to boycott property tax

The Sinn Féin deputy says that Socialist TD Paul Murphy ran on a slogan in Dublin South-West.

# water-charges - Thursday 16 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A smart-alec Tánaiste giving smart-alec answers… That’s what Mary Lou thinks of Joan Water Charges

A smart-alec Tánaiste giving smart-alec answers… That’s what Mary Lou thinks of Joan

“I’m sorry that’s not good enough … and I’m sorry if this breaches Dáil etiquette.”

From TheJournal.ie Rebellious taxpayers and ‘testosterone-driven woohah’: What do female politicians make of the Budget? Budget Review

Rebellious taxpayers and ‘testosterone-driven woohah’: What do female politicians make of the Budget?

A panel of women politicians came together in Dublin this morning to discuss Budget 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Tenant or landlord? Confusion over who is liable for water charges but here are some answers Finally

Tenant or landlord? Confusion over who is liable for water charges but here are some answers

Irish Water says it will contact the landlord to make sure the tenant receives the bill if they haven’t registered.

# water-charges - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Michael Noonan: No, the Budget wasn’t ‘a series of smart-alecky tricks’ None Of That

Michael Noonan: No, the Budget wasn’t ‘a series of smart-alecky tricks’

The Finance Minister denied that the Government should have been more cautious in Budget 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Why are gardaí wearing cameras at water meter protests? Expensive Cameras This post contains images

Why are gardaí wearing cameras at water meter protests?

According to gardaí, it’s nothing new.

From TheJournal.ie I’m a landlord, and my tenant won’t pay water charges … Who’s liable? Good Question

I’m a landlord, and my tenant won’t pay water charges … Who’s liable?

If you’re a landlord, you may not like the answer to this one…

# water-charges - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The government is giving most people part of their water charges back Water Relief

The government is giving most people part of their water charges back

Michael Noonan said that the measures was being taken to “alleviate the burden of water charges on working families”. The short-term unemployed will miss out, though.

From TheJournal.ie Water charges, turf cutters and an Irish Che Guevara: Who’s protesting the Budget? Leinster House

Water charges, turf cutters and an Irish Che Guevara: Who’s protesting the Budget?

There aren’t too many protestors outside the Dáil today…

# water-charges - Monday 13 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This Cork man is on hunger strike to protest against the water charges Taking A Stand

This Cork man is on hunger strike to protest against the water charges

Gary Coleman plans to stay on the hunger strike until 25 October, when a march is planned against the charges in Cork.

From TheJournal.ie With 24 hours to go, here’s what we know about the Budget so far… The Final Countdown
From TheJournal.ie How many houses does Gerry Adams own? Adams Family Values

How many houses does Gerry Adams own?

And will he be paying water charges on any of them?

# water-charges - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about the Ebola patient in the US, water charges and the remote control for the Sean O’Casey Bridge that went missing…

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s water charges protest made the international headlines Water Charges

Ireland’s water charges protest made the international headlines

The march made the news in Iran, Sydney and Russia.

From TheJournal.ie ‘If we want sustainable public services like water, we need mechanisms to pay for it’ Water Charges

‘If we want sustainable public services like water, we need mechanisms to pay for it’

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said we can’t go back to the old ways of narrow taxation.

# water-charges - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about our newest TD, the thousands of people that took part in the protest today and the ongoing Ebola crisis…

From TheJournal.ie New TD’s call for water boycott: ‘If people stick together we can beat this thing’ Socialist Revolution
From TheJournal.ie Dáil hopeful Cathal King admits Sinn Féin’s policy on water charges ‘confused’ voters Water Wars

Dáil hopeful Cathal King admits Sinn Féin’s policy on water charges ‘confused’ voters

The party’s Dublin South-West by-election candidate is in a battle to win a Dáil seat.

From TheJournal.ie Hayes: Kicking inevitable when water bills hitting doorsteps at the same time as canvassers Always Going To Happen

Hayes: Kicking inevitable when water bills hitting doorsteps at the same time as canvassers

The Fine Gael MEP, whose Dáil seat is up for grabs today, is not surprised with the by-election outcome.

# water-charges - Friday 10 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Communities are reaching boiling point over unfair water charges Water Charges

Opinion: Communities are reaching boiling point over unfair water charges

People see the concept of charging for a basic human right for what it is – a deeply unfair political choice.

# water-charges - Thursday 9 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about “expensive cameras”, Sinn Féin, and an increasing number of Ebola scares.

From TheJournal.ie Tánaiste tells Mary Lou to ‘get real’ and ‘stop spreading Sinn Féin lies’ Water Charges

Tánaiste tells Mary Lou to ‘get real’ and ‘stop spreading Sinn Féin lies’

The Deputy Leader of Sinn Féin accused the government of denying people the right to wash their children and cook if they can’t afford the water charges.

From TheJournal.ie The Lord Mayor met with senior gardaí last night to talk about water protests Excessive Force

The Lord Mayor met with senior gardaí last night to talk about water protests

If follows clashes between gardaí and protesters at the Clare Hall estate on Dublin’s northside this week.

# water-charges - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie One of these Sinn Féin TDs is thinking about not paying their water charges Protest

One of these Sinn Féin TDs is thinking about not paying their water charges

The party opposes water charges but is not actively encouraging householders to boycott their bills.

From TheJournal.ie Should €400m in cash from water charges be spent on more social housing? Water Charges

Should €400m in cash from water charges be spent on more social housing?

The government should invest the money in homes, not hand it back in tax cuts, ESRI says.

# water-charges - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish Water: ‘It’s simply not a bonus culture’ Water Charges

Irish Water: ‘It’s simply not a bonus culture’

Performance-related awards are not bonuses, an Irish Water spokesperson has said.

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