North Kona DeepWell Repair Schedule Status – Temporary Water Conservation

Residents of Kona you are probably all aware of the request to reduce your water use by 25% due to the repairs being done on 4 of our deepwells that service the Kona area.  This is a temporary request to ensure that there will not be any disruption in services while the pumps are being restored.

The Department of Water Supply apologizes for this situation and is doing everything they can to expedite the work and to ensure this will not happen again in the future.  We thank you for your patience, necessary cooperation, and understanding.

Below are the expected repair completion dates for the North Kona Water DeepWells.  During this time, it is vital to conserve water.

  • WAI’AHA DEEPWELL – Pump has been delivered and motor is to arrive in the 3rd week of July, 2017. Repair is on schedule and completion date is July 31, 2017.
  • PALANI DEEPWELL – Electrical materials, pump and motor are expected to arrive in August 2017. Repair is on schedule and completion date is October 30, 2017.
  • HUALĀLAI DEEPWELL – Pump is expected to arrive in August 2017. Repair is on schedule and completion date is November 26, 2017.
  • KEŌPŪ DEEPWELL – Electrical materials and pump and motor are expected to arrive in August and September 2017. Repair is on schedule and completion date is December 20, 2017.

For more information regarding the water restriction, status of the well repairs, and/or ways to conserve water, please visit the Department of Water Supply website at www.hawaiidws.org.  You can also call the Department of Water Supply at 961-8060 for more information, or to report misuse, during normal business hours of 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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