Government plots heave against Irish Water bosses

Discusions on futureof CEO and board have alreadytaken place

19th October, 2014

Senior coalition figures have discussed the need to replace the chief executive of Irish Water, John Tierney, and the company’s board, if the government is to neutralise the ongoing political fallout from the water charges controversy.

As campaigners against the charges plan for a day of action around the country on November 1, senior sources say that the coalition will distance itself from Irish Water over the coming weeks and that the replacement...

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