Kauai News

Water Service Shutdown Scheduled in Wailua

Posted November 9, 2020, 12:07 PM HST

A water service shutdown scheduled for customers located on a portion of Kamalu Road; between Opaeka’a Road and Heamoi Place, and includes Pilikua Place, Kololilia Place and Heamoi Place in Wailua.

Water service will be unavailable on Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; weather permitting, in order to conduct water line replacement and improvement work for the Kapa’a water system.

Additionally, a partial one-lane road closure will be in place on Kamalu Road during the scheduled work. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and adhere to flagger personnel while traveling through the area.

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 until service can be restored.
·Notify neighbors, friends and family of the water service outage in the area.
·Those with faulty water heaters should ensure that their water heaters do not empty.
·Businesses should prepare accordingly for the service outage.

Door-to-door notices will be delivered to customers in the affected area Tuesday.

For more information, please call the Department of Water at 808-245-5461 or to monitor water service announcements online, please visit http://www.facebook.com/KauaiDOW.