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State Irrigation Systems Getting $10 Million Safety Improvements

HONOLULU (KHNL) -- The state's irrigation systems will be safer.

Governor Linda Lingle released $10,250,000 for safety improvements to the reservoirs. 

"This project will move the state forward on much-needed improvements to reservoirs belonging to our state irrigation systems, including measures to help prevent future irrigation system failures," said Lingle.

Improvements wll be made to the following reservoirs:

Big Island:
Honoka‘a-Pa‘auilo Irrigation System (Pa‘auilo Reservoir)
Waimea Irrigation System (Pu‘u Pûlehu and Pu‘ukapu reservoirs)

Kaua‘i:
Kôke‘e Ditch Irrigation System (Pu‘u Loa and Kitano reservoirs)
Kekaha Ditch Irrigation System (Mana reservoir)

Moloka‘i:
Moloka‘i Irrigation System (Kualapu‘u Reservoir)

O‘ahu:
Waiâhole Irrigation System (Reservoirs #155 and #225)
Waimânalo Irrigation System (Waimanalo Reservoir)

Construction is scheduled to be completed in November 2009.

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