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Hawai‘i Electric Light to Conduct Aerial Line Inspections

May 19, 2017, 1:00 PM HST
* Updated May 15, 3:11 PM
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Hawai‘i Electric Light Company will conduct aerial line inspections of its major overhead transmission lines from Monday, May 22, to Friday, May 26, 2017.

Hawai’i Electric Light’s Hilo office on Kilauea Avenue. File photo by Dave Smith.

The islandwide inspections are scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

However, officials say that the exact times and routes will depend on weather conditions.

Inspections will be conducted in a Manuiwa Airways helicopter which requires the aircraft to fly low and slow which may cause some noise disturbances.

Hawai‘i Electric Light apologizes for any disruption and thanks the community for their cooperation and understanding.

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