Flood prevention measures continue across parts of Limerick

first_imgAdvertisement Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR LimerickNewsFlood prevention measures continue across parts of LimerickBy Meghann Scully – March 3, 2020 343 Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Print Previous articleSquad Update: Carbery to Miss Rest of Munster’s SeasonNext articleOdyssey Studios take overall prize in Limerick final of National Enterprise Awards Meghann Scully Email Linkedincenter_img Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash TAGSfloodingKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick Postweather WhatsApp Facebook Flooding near O’Briensbridge Co Clare. Just below Parteen weir, where the ESB released a large volume of water after recent wet weather.Pic: Press 22Staff of Limerick City and County Council are continuing to monitor flood levels in parts of County Limerick along the Lower River Shannon.Flood defences erected in Castleconnell, Montpelier, Annacotty and Mountshannon Road are continuing to hold as water levels begin to level off.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The ESB are discharging 400 m3/s at Parteen Weir, but may reduce this, if weather conditions and river levels allow.Volunteers from Limerick Civil Defence have used their boat to check on residents whose homes are cut off due to the flood levels.The road in Castleconnell from Charco’s to World’s End and Castleconnell Boat Club remains closed.The Red Path in Corbally remains closed until further notice as does the cycleway/ walkway from Irish Estates, through to the Guinness Bridge, and onwards to UL.Limerick City and County Council will continue to monitor flood levels on the Shannon and their impact, and is asking people to be mindful over the coming days of returning to lands which have already been heavily saturated as they slowly begin to dry out.Limerick City and County Council’s Contact numbers:Customer Service (9am – 5pm) 061 556000Out of Hours contact (non-emergency contact) is 061 417833Other useful numbers:Dial 999/112 for emergency services only if neededESB Networks 1850 372 999Gas Networks Ireland 1850 205 050Limerick City and County Council is continuing to work with the HSE and An Garda Síochána as part of the Local Co-ordination Group.#LK Working Together Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Twitterlast_img read more

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Biden to head to Delaware as CDC recommends avoiding travel

first_imgPresident Joe Biden is scheduled to travel to Delaware over the weekend, his first out-of-town trip since taking office.,The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that Americans forgo travel as the coronavirus pandemic rages.,Biden, who has a home outside Wilmington, Delaware, has made getting the pandemic under control the central focus of the early weeks of his presidency.,The White House announced Biden’s plans for travel Thursday evening. It did not immediately respond to a request for comment about why the president was traveling.,The CDC current guidance recommends that “you do not travel at this time.”last_img

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Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski equals Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang record

first_imgBayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski equals Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang record Unai Emery previews Arsenal’s Monday night clash with Sheffield UnitedTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 14:53FullscreenUnai Emery previews Arsenal’s Monday night clash with Sheffield Unitedhttps://metro.co.uk/video/unai-emery-previews-arsenals-monday-night-clash-sheffield-united-2029340/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.The 30-year-old has enjoyed a superb start to the 2019-20 campaign, netting eight goals in ten matches.Arsenal, who are currently fifth in the Premier League table, face Sheffield United on Monday evening and Unai Emery said: ‘It will be a tough game.‘We have challenges every day, we have challenges when we are playing matches and we have them collectively.’More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Robert Lewandowski has matched Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s Bundesliga record (Picture: Getty)Robert Lewandowski has equalled the record set by Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after scoring in eight successive Bundesliga matches.Poland legend Lewandowski, 31, rose well to head home Bayern’s equaliser against Augsburg on Saturday after the German giants fell behind inside 30 seconds.It was Lewandowski’s 12th league goal of the campaign and ensures he has now got on the scoresheet in the opening eight Bundesliga games of the season. Arsenal star Aubameyang (Picture: Getty)Aubameyang did the same for Borussia Dortmund in 2015.ADVERTISEMENTLewandowski could make Bundesliga history next weekend as no player has ever scored in the first nine matches of a season. Bayern face Union Berlin on Saturday.AdvertisementAdvertisementAubameyang has established himself as one of Arsenal’s best players since leaving Dortmund last year, scoring 49 goals in 75 appearances for the Gunners. Commentcenter_img Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 19 Oct 2019 4:56 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.2kShares Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more

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