Hydrant Flow Test in Hilo

January 24, 2017, 5:00 PM HST
* Updated January 16, 3:08 PM
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The Department of Water Supply will conduct a fire hydrant flow test on East Maka‘ala Street in Hilo between 9 and 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017.

The affected area may experience slightly discolored and turbid water for several hours after the test.

Customers are advised to store a container of water for their drinking needs until the supply of water is restored to normal. Customers should refrain from washing clothes.

Should you experience any unusual problems during or after the flushing period,  call District SupervisorCarl Nishimura at 961-8790.


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