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Crews finish repairs on a half dozen water main breaks as new ones emerge

Board of Water Supply crews continue to work this morning on several water main breaks and to repair the road for the 12-inch break at Ward Avenue.

Water has been restored for many of the breaks that occurred mid-week.

BWS has currently posted the following updates on water main breaks:

NEW

>> Aiea: At about 9:40 a.m. today, an 8-inch water main break was reported near 98-1013 Oliwa St. Approximately 15 residents are affected. Repairs are underway.

>> Kailua: At about 10:17 a.m. today, an 8-inch water main break was reported near 2460 Naai St. in Kailua.

PAVING

>> Ward/Queen: As of 8 a.m. today, water service has been restored to the six businesses impacted by the Ward Avenue main break. However, the road remains closed as crews complete the repair and repave the road. Crews were repairing a 12-inch water main break at the intersection of Ward and Queen Street.

RESTORED

>> Booth Road: Water was restored overnight to 29 residential customers and one fire hydrant, following a 6-inch water main break near 2532 Booth Road reported at about 6:15 p.m. on Thursday.

>> Moanalua: Water service has been restored to about 120 residential customers due to an 8-inch water main break at Maha Place in Moanalua. The break was reported at 9 p.m. on Wednesday.

>> Aiea Heights Drive: Water service has been restored to residents following the Thursday morning main break reported at 99-1275 Aiea Heights Drive. The 6-inch main break was reported at 10:15 a.m. Thursday, and impacted homes nearby as well as on Akaaka St.

>> Waianae: Water service has been restored to an unknown number of customers impacted by the 8-inch water main break near 86-246 Kuwale Road. The break was reported at about 10:50 a.m. on Thursday.

>>Kapiolani/Ward: Originally reported at 4 p.m. Wednesday near Blaisdell Center. Crews repaired the 12-inch water main break.

>> 401 Atkinson: Originally reported at 2 p.m. Wednesday near the Central YMCA. Crews have repaired the 12-inch water main break which impacted the YMCA building and another apartment building.

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