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ENV RESPONDS TO FORCE MAIN BREAK IN KO OLINA
(Fri., April 5, 2013) – The City’s Department of Environmental Services responded late last night to a force main break in the Ko Olina area.
The call came in at 9:10 p.m., and stopped at 11:30 p.m. The volume is estimated well over 1,000 gallons of raw, untreated wastewater, which entered a storm drain that empties near Ko Olina resort.
The 16-inch force main break is located at the City’s West Beach No. 1 Wastewater Pump Station at
ENV notified the state Department of Health. Warning signs will be posted and water sampling conducted at daybreak.
Contact: Markus Owens, ENV Public Communications Officer, 768-3454