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Water Shut-off Notice

February 21, 2021, 4:01 PM HST
* Updated February 21, 11:34 AM
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Affected ares include all services along Kīlauea Avenue between Puainako Street and Lanikāula Street, including Ohea Street, Kāwili Street and all connecting side streets; South Hilo, Hawai‘i.

Water will be temporarily turned off in the above-mentioned areas on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., to install a main valve.

Upon resumption of water service, the waterlines will be flushed and cleaned during which time you may notice turbid and/or discolored water.

You may also notice trapped air in your plumbing, which will be released as you initially use water.

Affected customers are asked to take any and all precautions necessary to protect the customers’ property and facilities including, but not limited to, disabling electrical power to pumps and/or any other devices whose normal operation may be dependent on water pressure and/or water supply, and which might be harmed if automatically energized during the water shut-off.

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If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Carl Nishimura, District Supervisor, at 961-8790.

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