Water conservation urged in Ko Olina

KAPOLEI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The City is asking all residents and businesses in the Ko Olina area to conserve water through Monday evening. The water conservation is requested to help crews during their repair of a damaged pressurized sewer pipe, called a force main.

Customers are asked to not excessively use toilets, sinks, dishwashers, washing machines and showers.

A repair crew will workinto the evening to repair the force main at the West Beach No. 1 Wastewater Pump Station.

The force main broke Sunday night, and City crews are working using Vactor trucks and tankers to extract wastewater upstream of the break and redirect it downstream.

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