WATER CONSERVATION NOTICE
AFFECTED AREA: FROM KEAUHOU TO KEAHOLE, UP TO PUUKALA; NORTH KONA, HAWAI’I
Due to the breakdown of the Honokohau, Holualoa, Hualalai, Kahalu’u “B” wells, Department of Water Supply customers in the affected area are now under a Water Conservation status. Water Conservation calls for a voluntary 10% reduction in water use. Listed are some ways to conserve water and reach the 10% goal:
Wash only full loads of laundry or dishes at a time.
Check faucets and pipes for leaks.
Keep a container of drinking water in the refrigerator.
Do not let water run when you wash, shave, or brush your teeth.
Reduce showering times.
Use water-saving devices.
Use a broom instead of a water hose for cleaning.
Irrigate at night and with a pail for small jobs.
Use drinking water wisely.
All agricultural users: keep water usage to a minimum. Irrigate only at night and during non-peak hours, from 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Minimize water use for dust control.
For more information, please contact Mr. Daryl Ikeda at 961-8790.
DEPARTMENT OF WATER SUPPLY
COUNTY OF HAWAI’I
The Department of Water Supply is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.
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