Water Main Break in Makawao, Crews Responding

July 9, 2019, 7:14 PM HST
* Updated July 9, 9:27 PM
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Update: Water main break repaired in Makawao

County of Maui Department of Water Supply crews repaired a broken water main around 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, restoring service in Makawao.

“Water customers may get air or sediment coming out of their water pipes, but they should leave the lines open until they flow with clear water, department officials advised,” county officials said in a press release update.

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Crews from the County of Maui Department of Water Supply are responding to a broken water main in Makawao, reported on Tuesday afternoon, July 9, 2019.


There’s no water available for customers from Makawao Avenue and Makani Road to Pukalani Superette. Repairs were underway as of early evening Tuesday.


Water department officials had no immediate estimate for when repairs would be completed, but they were working to repair the broken main as quickly as possible.

Customers may call the 24-hour hotline at 270-7633 if a water-related problem occurs or for any questions.

The department apologized for any inconvenience.

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