ELE’ELE, Hawaii (KHON2) — Officials have said as of 1 p.m. Ele’ele residents can go back to using water as needed.
Kauai residents in Ele’ele were asked to conserve water due to a booster pump issue. The Department of Water wanted people to limit water use to essential needs only; such as drinking, cooking and sanitation. They had also asked residents to turn off anything that automatically uses water such as ice machines and irrigation systems.
The conservation request was announced around 6 a.m. Sunday, July 4.
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