Navy complies with Department of Health order to empty fuel storage tanks at Red Hill, install safe drinking water system

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Courtesy: Department of Defense

HONOLULU (KHON2) — The U.S. Navy confirmed it will comply with the Department of Health order for Red Hill on Monday, Jan. 10.

Under the terms of the order, the Navy must turn in a plan within 30 days outlining how they’ll go about getting hundreds of millions of gallons of fuel safely out of the underground Red Hill facility.

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The order also requires the Navy to put in a safe drinking water system.

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