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Public Advised to Avoid Kahului Harbor Waters

September 21, 2017, 9:46 AM HST
* Updated September 21, 9:52 AM
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The public is advised to stay out of the waters north of Kahului Harbor from Kanaloa Avenue to Linekona Street due to yesterday’s wastewater discharge.

The State of Hawai‘i Department of Health’s Clean Water Branch was notified by the County of Maui of a wastewater discharge near the County Wailuku Wastewater pump station yesterday.

The discharge flowed across land with approximately 62,500 gallons entering the ocean.

The discharge has been stopped and repairs are underway.

Warning signs have been posted and water samples are being collected.

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The public is advised to remain out of these waters until the signs have been removed.

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Go online for more information.

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