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Hawaii state Capitol soaked due to leaking reflecting pool

  • Video by Cindy Ellen Russell

    The Hawaii State Capitol was leaking Wednesday amid a flood advisory for Oahu. The leaking stems from a ground-level reflecting pool on the diamondhead side of the Capitol, which has been in a state of repair since May after leaking for many years.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Workers cleaned up Wednesday after water flooded the state Capitol’s chamber level on the Diamond Head side.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Workers cleaned up Wednesday after water flooded the state Capitol’s chamber level on the Diamond Head side.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Workers cleaned up Wednesday after water flooded the state Capitol’s chamber level on the Diamond Head side.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Workers cleaned up Wednesday after water flooded the state Capitol’s chamber level on the Diamond Head side.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The ceiling in the women’s restroom near the Senate clerk’s office at the state Capitol collapsed Wednesday amid the leaks resulting from heavy rain in Honolulu from a Kona low.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The ceiling in the women’s restroom near the Senate clerk’s office at the state Capitol collapsed Wednesday amid the leaks resulting from heavy rain in Honolulu from a Kona low.

Like many parts of the state socked by extra-wet weather Wednesday, the chamber level of the state Capitol got pretty drenched. Read more

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