Boil water advisory lifted for Kalae

The Department of Water Supply has canceled a boil water advisory for residents of Kalae, Molokai, the county announced Friday.

The advisory took effect Thursday after concerns over possible E. coli contamination. New tests of water samples confirmed that the water meets U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and state Department of Health water quality standards and does not contain any trace of E. coli contamination.

For more information or to report a water-related problem, call the department’s 24-hour hotline at (808) 270-7633.


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