# water-meters - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
Joe Higgins said that their presence at peaceful protests could lead to slower response times to other crimes.
# water-meters - Thursday 5 June, 2014
One resident of the street in south Dublin said he couldn’t imagine how a person in a wheelchair would be able to access their home.
# water-meters - Sunday 11 May, 2014
Damien Kiberd finds the election promise of an ‘average’ water charge is as leaky as a badly-laid pipe.
# water-meters - Friday 9 May, 2014
Fine Gael said yesterday that Kenny was hoping to speak to as many people as possible in the run up to polling day and these guys were certainly ready to talk.
# water-meters - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
Derek Byrne of Dublin Says No told TheJournal.ie that the woman fell to the ground when she was pushed over by a barrier.
# water-meters - Friday 2 May, 2014
So THAT’S where they keep it all.
# water-meters - Thursday 24 April, 2014
The Tánaiste also said he would not be bound by any timetable on the Cabinet agreeing on how much people will have to pay.
The group succeeded in preventing Irish Water workers from installing meters at an estate in Dublin yesterday and they were back at the crack of dawn today.
# water-meters - Saturday 4 January, 2014
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# water-meters - Thursday 2 January, 2014
Irish Water came into operation yesterday and says that over 1 million household connections have also now surveyed by authorities.
# water-meters - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
Homeowners will be contacted two weeks in advance of the installation of their meter.
# water-meters - Monday 8 April, 2013
The Tánaiste says charges won’t be introduced before meters are installed, and that won’t be done in the next nine months.
# water-meters - Monday 25 February, 2013
Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan said the programme is an opportunity for skilled workers to re-enter the workforce.
# water-meters - Tuesday 29 January, 2013
A Fianna Fáil councillor has said that Tierney’s departure should lead to his powers being transferred to the Lord Mayor of Dublin.
# water-meters - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
The Water Services Bill will begin its path through the Oireachtas in the Seanad chamber this afternoon.
# water-meters - Saturday 12 January, 2013
A leaked Troika document also reveals that the installation of water meters could be years behind the official schedule.
# water-meters - Wednesday 19 September, 2012
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A European Commission report yesterday said legislation would be tabled in the coming days – but Phil Hogan says it’ll be later this year.
# water-meters - Wednesday 29 August, 2012
Irish homes will pay water charges from 1 January 2014, Brussels says – far earlier than Phil Hogan had previously said.
# water-meters - Friday 8 June, 2012
A joint Oireachtas committee report has also recommended that Irish Water, the new State body, should remain in public ownsership.
# water-meters - Wednesday 30 May, 2012
SIPTU members are being balloted for industrial action over job fears as services are transferred from local authorities to the new State company.
# water-meters - Thursday 24 May, 2012
One TD is ordered to leave the chamber as Eamon Gilmore and Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin exchange fire during Leaders’ Questions.
# water-meters - Tuesday 8 May, 2012
Pat Rabbitte says reports that SiteServ has won the tender to install water meters in Irish homes are incorrect.
# water-meters - Thursday 26 April, 2012
Taoiseach says that Government can’t send a message to people that they need not pay water charges. However, decision not yet made on how to tackle amount of water “lost” between production and tap – and who will pay for it.
# water-meters - Tuesday 24 April, 2012
The public expenditure minister says Irish Water will not form part of the Bord Gais sell-off – but the opposition aren’t convinced.
# water-meters - Sunday 22 April, 2012
The Transport Minister has apologised over the Government’s handling of the issue, adding that charges will not be applied for at least another two years.
# water-meters - Saturday 21 April, 2012
BREAKING via The Mire wire: Cash for Water Meters outlets and the three top causes of unwanted pregnancies.
But this number will come down significantly in the coming years, according to the Department of the Environment.
# water-meters - Thursday 19 April, 2012
Micheál Martin led criticism of the government over changes to the one-parent allowance during Leaders’ Questions in the Dáil this morning.
# water-meters - Wednesday 18 April, 2012
Environment minister couldn’t say how much it will cost consumers, but said a standing charge would be involved.
# water-meters - Tuesday 17 April, 2012
The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors says it has 350 firms which could be used to install meters quickly.
TheJournal.ie’s Q&A on one of the most controversial issues of the day…
Minister Phil Hogan has also confirmed that there will be no up-front charge for the water-metering programme.
Meanwhile, we find out what happened to that 2010 offer from Siemens to pay for installing 1.1 million water meters…
# water-meters - Monday 16 April, 2012
The Government says it would be in line with international practice but is it fair?
# water-meters - Sunday 15 April, 2012
The cost of water meters will be passed onto consumers, the Government has revealed.
# water-meters - Monday 16 January, 2012
The Environment Minister was speaking as a six-week public consultation on water charges begins today.
# water-meters - Tuesday 26 July, 2011
A €100 household charge will be imposed for two years, while the presidential election will take place on October 27.