Kauai News

Overnight Water Service Shutdown Scheduled in Kapaʻa

Posted April 6, 2022, 1:33 PM HST

An overnight water service shutdown is scheduled to allow contractor, Grace Pacific, LLC to conduct valve relocation work.

Water service will be turned off to a portion of Hauʻaʻala Road from Moa Road to Keapana Road and includes Keapana Road and Makamaka Street in Kapaʻa on Wednesday, April 13, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. April 14, weather permitting.

Additionally, customers located on a portion of Kawaihau Road from Nunu Road to Iwaena Road, including, Pelehu Road, Nunu Road, Iʻiwi Road, Iwaena Road, Mimilo Road, Iwaena Loop, Kolohala Road, Mailihuna Road and Silva Road can expect to experience low water pressure during the service shutdown.

Road work and intermittent lane closures may also be in place to create a safe work zone in the area. Flagger personnel will be in place to assist.

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

  • Store water to meet their needs until water service can be restored.
  • Notify neighbors, family and friends of the water service shutdown.
  • Those with faulty water heaters should ensure their water heaters do not empty during the shutdown.
  • Monitor water service updates online at www.facebook.com/KauaiDOW.

Door-to-door notices have been delivered to the affected service area. For more information, call the Department of Water at 808-245-5461.

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