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UPDATE: Water Main Break Closes Kohala High & Elementary Schools

April 29, 2019, 7:13 AM HST
* Updated April 29, 8:18 AM
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UPDATE: April 29, 2019, 8 a.m.

North Kohala customers in the Hawi area will experience no water while Department of Water Supply (DWS) personnel repair a water main break near the intersection of Akoni Pule Highway and Honomakau Road. Repairs are estimated to be completed by this evening.

DWS has stationed a water tanker across Kohala High School for the public’s use. Call (808) 961-8060 during normal business hours or (808) 961-8790 for after-hour emergencies, or email: [email protected].

ORIGINAL POST: April 29, 7:13 a.m.

The Department of Water Supply reports a water outage in North Kohala due to water main break. Outage may last for 6 to 8 hours.

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Due to the water outage, Department of Education has closed Kohala High School and Kohala Elementary School on Monday, April 29, 2019. Kohala Intermediate School will remain open.

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Areas of Kapa‘au and Hawi may also be affected.

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