Water main break closes two Ewa-bound lanes of Ala Moana Blvd

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Update: BWS crews have been working overnight and will continue to work throughout this morning to repair a broken 12-inch water main on Ala Moana Boulevard between Atkinson Drive and Piikoi Street.

The main break has forced the closure of two Ewa-bound lanes of Ala Moana Boulevard between Atkinson Drive and Piikoi Street. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and use an alternate travel route.


HONOLULU (KHON2) — One Ewa-bound lane of Ala Moana Boulevard has been closed between Atkinson Drive and Piikoi Street as Board of Water Supply (BWS) crews work on a broken 12-inch water main.

The single-lane closure are for crews to access and operate valves to minimize impact to customers in the area.

When crews begin excavation work, two Ewa-bound lanes of Ala Moana Boulevard will be closed between Atkinson Drive and Piikoi Street near the bus stop fronting Ala Moana Center. Two-lane closures will be delayed until after 6:00 p.m. to lessen the impact to afternoon traffic.

Work to repair the water main and roadway will continue overnight.

An update will be provided when the situation changes.

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