The Department of Health has determined that Kailua Bay water quality has returned to normal bacteria levels and Kailua Bay is opened at this time to water activities.

The Department of Environmental Management reports that repairs to the ruptured main at Alii Drive and Palani Road are completed with final pavement work to come at a later date.

This will be the final message for this incident.  Thank you for your patience.  Have a safe day. This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.

 


Sewage Spill Update For Tuesday June 13, 2017 At 9:30 Am

Kailua Bay remains closed due to a sewage spill from Kamakahonu Beach to Hulihee Palace seaward out to 1000 ft.  This sewage spill was contained yesterday.

Results from water samples taken yesterday are expected later today.  Please cease all water activity in this area until tests indicate bacteria levels are normal.

The Department of Environmental Management reports that work has started on repairs to the ruptured main at Alii Drive and Palani Road.  Traffic delays are expected in this area for the duration of repairs.  Please use alternate routes.

You will be notified shoud the situation change. Have a safe day.


Sewage Spill Update For Monday June 12th At 3:30 Pm

Dept. of Environmental Management reports a sewage spill occurred at Alii Dr and Palani Rd and entered the ocean. Warning signs are posted. Kailua Bay from Kamaka Honu Beach to Hulihee Palace is closed until further notice.