Irish Water has intervened in the planning process for the first time to stop a man from extending his house.
It made a verbal objection after discovering that the householder wanted to build a two-storey extension to his property over an old asbestos cement water pipe in the back garden.
Longford town council refused to grant the application for planning permission for the
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