Waterline repair to close Main Street
Main Street in Wailuku will be closed between High and North Church streets from 9 p.m. today to 4:30 a.m. Thursday to repair a leaking waterline, county Water Supply Department officials said.
Motorists are advised to use alternate routes and to follow signs.
Water service may be affected for customers between McDonald's and Maui Medical Group between 10:30 p.m. and 1:30 a.m. Customers may want to flush their waterlines for a short time Thursday morning to ensure that no sediment has accumulated in their waterlines during the project.
Affected customers are advised to store water for the night if needed.
Customers are requested to call the 24-hour service line at 270-7633 only if a water emergency occurs.
Sheep season applications offered
Applications for the 2014 Lanai mouflon sheep hunting season currently are available at state Division of Forestry and Wildlife offices statewide.
All hunters must submit the application and review the instruction sheet that specifies special conditions and procedures for this year's hunt.
The 2014 mouflon sheep season will consist of three hunts:
* Archery-only hunt, July 26 to Aug. 2.
* Muzzleloading hunt, weekends Aug. 9-10 and Aug. 16-17.
* General rifle hunt, nine consecutive weekends from Aug. 23 to Oct. 19.
The deadline to submit applications is 4 p.m. May 2. Hunters are encouraged to submit their application well before the deadline to ensure proper processing.
Applications may be submitted in person or by mail to the Maui DOFAW Office, 54 S. High St., Room 101, Wailuku 96793.
Lanai residents only may mail or deliver applications to the Lanai DOFAW Office, 917 Fraser Ave., P.O. Box 630661, Lanai City 96763.
For more information, call the Maui DOFAW office at 984-8100 or go to the website www.dlnr.hawaii.gov.
CERT training offered on Molokai
The Maui Fire Department will be providing Community Emergency Response Team training courses on Molokai in May.
CERT training educates attendees about hazards and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization and disaster medical operations, according to a county announcement Monday. When disasters happen, CERT members support professional first responders by providing immediate assistance to victims.
The 28-hour course is taught over several days and consists of classroom instruction and field exercises.
It is free to all Maui County residents and open to those 18 years and older. Youths ages 14 to 17 may attend with a parent or legal guardian. No previous experience needed.
The sessions will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays May 3, 10, 17 and 31 at Molokai High School.
Class size is limited, and registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, call Maui Civil Defense at 270-7285 or email email@example.com.