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Hilo Water Pump Station Repaired, Restriction Reduced to 10%

August 29, 2020, 9:30 AM HST
* Updated August 29, 9:12 AM
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PC: Department of Water Supply

A 25% water restriction for certain South Hilo customers in the vicinity of Kaiwiki Road was reduced to 10%.

The Department of Water Supply initiated the restriction in early August after the South Hilo water pumping station was damaged by a felled tree, affecting 574 accounts. DWS reports repairs to the pumping station have been made, but a 10% water conservation will remain in place until further notice.

The water restriction affects customers in the vicinity of Kaiwiki Road from Wainaku Street to Mauka Terminus, including all side streets: Kulana Kea Drive and Wainaku Street between Pua Lane and Haaheo Road.

For assistance, call 808-961-8050 or 808-961-8790 during normal business hours, 808-961-8790 for after-hour emergencies, or email [email protected]

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