Siren Testing on Oahu, Wednesday

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - By Jade Storms

State Civil Defense will conduct siren maintenance testing at the following locations on Oahu on Wednesday, February 27. Siren testing will take place at the following locations:

10 a.m. to 12 p.m.:

•   Makiki District Park
•   Wilson Elementary School

Officials say that residents in these areas may hear the sirens sound for 30 seconds during the identified time periods. The technicians will use data gathered from these tests to verify operational status and maintenance actions.

Oahu residents may call State Civil Defense at (808)733-4300 if they have any questions or concerns regarding this test of the Statewide Outdoor Siren Warning System.

Contact the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management at (808)723-8960 to report routine siren operation issues.

Oahu residents may also sign up to adopt a siren at

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