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TAG: Department of Water Supply
October 31, 2017

North Kona Water Restriction Update

At this time, four of thirteen wells are out of service in the North Kona area, thus the DWS's 25% Water Restriction remains in effect.
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August 07, 2017

East Hawai‘i Water Shutoff Notice Issued for Aug. 8 to 9

Hāmākua, Kapulena, Kukuihaele and Waipi‘o Valley communities will be affected.
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March 20, 2017

Temporary Water Shut-Off in Kohala

There will be a temporary water shut-off in Kohala beginning on Tuesday, March 21, at 10 p.m.
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May 04, 2016

$130K Awarded to DWS for Conservation Efforts

The funds will be used to support the purchase of equipment and loggers with an aim to reduce water loss as part of DWS’ leak detection program.
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April 27, 2016

DWS to Host Hearing on Power Cost Charge

Currently, the Power Cost Charge is $1.81 per thousand gallons. That rate could decrease by eleven cents to $1.70 under the new clause.
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April 13, 2016

Kona Hydrant Flow Test Slated for Thursday

Testing may result in slightly discolored and turbid water for several hours.
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March 30, 2016

Hilo Fire Hydrant Flow Test Scheduled for April 7

The test is scheduled between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.
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March 16, 2016

South Kona Hydrant Flow Test Scheduled

The flow test will be conducted between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.
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March 12, 2016

DWS: Hilo Hydrant Flow Test Scheduled for Monday

The flow test is expected to last for a one-hour time frame, beginning at 9:30 a.m.
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March 11, 2016

Water Shut-Off Saturday in North Kona

The disruption in service is necessary to make a waterline connection for Innovations Public Charter School, according to Department of Water Supply officials.
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March 08, 2016

Overnight Keonepoko Area Water Shut-Off

The temporary water shut-off will take place to relocate a fire hydrant for Kea’au-Pahoa Road Intersection Improvements on Old Government Road.
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March 07, 2016

DWS: Fire Hydrant Flow Test Scheduled in Hilo

The Department of Water Supply will conduct the test between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.
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February 29, 2016

Manono Street Water Shut-Off Scheduled

The temporary water shut-off will take place between 8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.
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February 23, 2016

DWS: Temporary Water Shut-Off Scheduled Along Kapiolani Street

Once water service resumes, the waterlines will be flushed and cleaned.
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February 22, 2016

Overnight Water Shut-Off Scheduled for Laupahoehoe Water System

DWS says that the shut-off is necessary to conduct waterline work for the Laupahoehoe 0.5 MG Reservoir Construction Project.
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