Fire Hydrant Flow Test Scheduled in Pepeʻekeo

January 3, 2022, 7:30 AM HST
* Updated January 3, 5:35 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...

The Department of Water Supply will be conducting a fire hydrant flow test on Kumula Street in Pepeʻekeo on Jan. 4, 2022.

Customers affected include those who live along Kumula Street between Kaʻakepa Street to Kulaʻimano Road, between Highway 19 and Loea Place, including Kulaʻimano Elderly Housing and Kauhale Olu Apartments as well as all side roads and lanes.

The test will occur between 10-11 p.m. The affected area may experience slightly discolored and turbid water for several hours after the test. Customers are advised to refrain from washing clothes and to store a container of water for their drinking needs until the supply of water is restored to normal.

Should customers experience any unusual problems during or after the flushing period, call Mr. Carl Nishimura, District Supervisor, at 808-961-8790.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Mahalo for Subscribing


This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments