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Fuel in tap water alarms Pearl Harbor military families; contaminated well shut down

2 months ago·Honolulu, United States
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Honolulu's water utility says it shut off one of its wells so it doesn't taint its own supply with petroleum from an underground aquifer. The well is near a giant World War II-era underground fuel tank complex that has been the source of multiple fuel leaks. Nearly 1,000 military households have complained about their tap water smelling like fuel.
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Yahoo News

Honolulu shuts down water well amid fuel contamination concern

Honolulu has shut down one of its water wells following reports that water from the source was contaminated with petroleum.The Honolulu Board of Water Supply (BWS) announced on Friday that it "completely shut down" the Halawa Shaft, which is the largest water source on Oahu, after the Navy reported that their Red Hill well was contaminated."We are deeply concerned that we were not notified immediately by the Navy regarding the shut down of their…

2 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
Ownership:Verizon Communications
CNN

Honolulu shut down its largest water source in Oahu due to reported contamination of Navy well near Pearl Harbor

Honolulu shut down its largest water source on Oahu Thursday night following reported contamination in the potable water system for Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

2 months ago·Atlanta, United States
Ownership:AT&T
The Hill

Honolulu shuts down water well amid fuel contamination concern

Honolulu has shut down one of its water wells following reports that water from the source was contaminated with petroleum.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
Ownership:Nexstar Media Group
KVIA

Honolulu shut down its largest water source in Oahu due to reported contamination of Navy well near Pearl Harbor

By Alaa Elassar and Raja Razek, CNNHonolulu shut down its largest water source on Oahu Thursday night following reported contamination in the potable water system for Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.The city’s Board of Water Supply (BWS) shut down the Halawa Shaft after the Navy said Thursday it found “a likely source of the contamination,” which is believed to be petroleum chemicals initiated from the Red Hill well, the Navy confirmed in a virtu…

2 months ago
Ownership:News-Press & Gazette Company
KRDO

Honolulu shut down its largest water source in Oahu due to reported contamination of Navy well near Pearl Harbor

By Alaa Elassar and Raja Razek, CNNHonolulu shut down its largest water source on Oahu Thursday night following reported contamination in the potable water system for Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.The city’s Board of Water Supply (BWS) shut down the Halawa Shaft after the Navy said Thursday it found “a likely source of the contamination,” which is believed to be petroleum chemicals initiated from the Red Hill well, the Navy confirmed in a virtu…

2 months ago
Ownership:News-Press & Gazette Company
KIFI

Honolulu shut down its largest water source in Oahu due to reported contamination of Navy well near Pearl Harbor - Local News 8

By Alaa Elassar and Raja Razek, CNNHonolulu shut down its largest water source on Oahu Thursday night following reported contamination in the potable water system for Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.The city’s Board of Water Supply (BWS) shut down the Halawa Shaft after the Navy said Thursday it found “a likely source of the contamination,” which is believed to be petroleum chemicals initiated from the Red Hill well, the Navy confirmed in a virtu…

2 months ago
Ownership:News-Press & Gazette Company

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