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DWS Extends Appointment Only In-Person Services Through December 31

The Department of Water Supply (DWS), County of Hawai‘i, will continue offering in-person services by appointment only through Thursday, December 31, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Customers and members of the public may schedule an appointment to start a new water service, obtain help with an existing water account, or receive other in-person… Continue Reading DWS Extends Appointment Only In-Person Services Through December 31

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Water Conservation CANCELLED for South Kohala customers, November 20, 2020

AFFECTED AREAS: ĀHUALOA TO ANEKONA ESTATES, INCLUDING HONOKAIA, PU‘UKAPU, NIENIE, WAIMEA TOWN, LĀLĀMILO FARM LOTS, PORTIONS OF MANA ROAD, PORTIONS OF MĀMALAHOA HIGHWAY (HWY 19), AND WAIEMI PLACE; SOUTH KOHALA, HAWAI‘I This is an important Department of Water Supply (DWS), County of Hawai‘i, message for Friday, November 20, 2020. Effective immediately, the Water Conservation Notice… Continue Reading Water Conservation CANCELLED for South Kohala customers, November 20, 2020

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Department of Water Supply Announces Winners of 2nd Annual Keiki Water Conservation Poster Contest

The Department of Water Supply (DWS), County of Hawai‘i, has selected the top artworks from the nearly 500 posters Hawai‘i Island schoolchildren entered earlier this year in its 2nd Annual Keiki Water Conservation Poster Contest. Public and private school students attending kindergarten through fifth grade were invited to enter the free contest promoting the theme… Continue Reading Department of Water Supply Announces Winners of 2nd Annual Keiki Water Conservation Poster Contest

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North Kona Water Conservation Reminder – July 27, 2018

This is a Department of Water Supply (DWS) update for Friday, July 27, 2018. North Kona customers are reminded to continue their 10% Voluntary Water Conservation efforts by using water as efficiently as possible. Please make adjustments to irrigation and sprinkler systems to ensure they do not waste water. Palani, Honokōhau, Hualālai and Waiʻaha Wells… Continue Reading North Kona Water Conservation Reminder – July 27, 2018