KALAHEO – The Department of Water issued a water conservation request for the entire Kalaheo area Sunday that will last until further notice.
Residents and businesses are asked to limit water consumption to essential uses only.
The DOW’s primary well and back up deep well have been damaged and are currently out of service. Personnel are working on repairing the system.
Essential water needs include: cooking, bathing and toilet flushing.
Water conservation measures include: refraining from car washing, reducing outdoor irrigation and using water wisely indoors and outdoors.
The DOW thanked people for their patience while crews work on the repairs, the department said in a press release.
An update will be sent as new information is presented.