Water main break affecting businesses in Kaka'akoUPDATED 7:09 AM HST Aug 27, 2014Video Transcript
I'm Ann Sterling. Let's get right to that water main break on South Street -- right in the heart of Honolulu. KTIV-4's Nana Ohkawa is live at the scene - with the latest. Nana? Board of Water Supply crews are responding to an 8-inch main break on South Street between Queen Street and Halekauwila Street in the Kakaako area. Currently all lanes of South Street headed in the mauka-bound direction are closed. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes where possible. Work to repair the main is expected to last throughout the day. Approximately 11 services are affected by this main break which was reported at 2:30 a.m. A water wagon will be provided for the affected customers. Bus stop on route 42 will be closed off Randy gillespie: came out here to look at what's happening because there was no water. Says he's sure people will ask him about bathrooms, which open at 8am. that will be a problem.