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Roads reopened after 3 water main breaks repaired

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 9:14 a.m. HST, Apr 14, 2013

Board of Water Supply crews finished repairing three water main breaks in Aikahi and on opposite ends of Kapahulu Saturday.

Aikahi Loop reopened shortly after 4:15 p.m. Saturday after crews fixed a 12-inch main and damage to the road.

Police closed Aikahi Loop at Mokapu Road at about 5 a.m. after th water main break this morning.

About 200 customers along Old Mokapu Road lost water service, which was restored to all customers by 3:30 p.m.

Crews also finished repairs on two other water main breaks on opposite ends of the Kapahulu area.

A lane of Waialae Avenue between Kapahulu and 1st avenues reopened by 10:45 a.m. after crews replaced an 8-inch pipe. Service was restored  by 9:30 a.m. to 30 customers, including a low-rise apartment building, that had been without water since the break was reported at about 10:30 p.m. Friday night.  The main was originally installed in 1931.

Crews also reopened  the makai-bound lanes of Monsarrat Avenue between Campbell and Kanaina avenues by about noon after finishing repairs. Water service was restored at about  7 a.m. after a six-inch main, installed in 1928,  broke  at about  5:15 p.m. Friday.

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