Kauai News

Water Shutdown Set For Wailua Homesteads

Posted September 8, 2020, 11:17 AM HST

The Department of Water (DOW) reminds customers of a scheduled water service shutdown on a portion of Opaeka`a Road between Pulana Street and Pu`upilo Road in Wailua Homesteads. Water service will be turned off on Wednesday, Sept. 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., weather permitting, in order to connect a new 6-inch water line to the existing water system.   

Customers located in the affected service area are advised to prepare for the service shutdown by taking the following steps:

  • Store enough water to meet your needs during the shutdown.
  • Notify family, friends, tenants, and neighbors that may be affected by the service shutdown.
  • Those with faulty water heaters should ensure that water heaters do not empty during the shutdown.
  • Businesses should plan appropriately prior to and during a service shutdown.
  • To monitor service updates online, visit www.facebook.com/KauaiDOW.

For more information, call the Department of Water at 808-245-5455.