Sewage spill reported at Port Allen pump station

The public is advised to stay out of the waters near the Port Allen commercial boat harbor in Kauai due to a sewage spill.

The spill was due to a power failure. It began around 12:45 p.m. Friday. An estimated 100 gallons flowed onto Waialo Road and into a storm drain.

At this time, it is unknown how much of the 100 gallons has reached harbor waters.

The discharge was contained at 1:15 p.m.

Signs are being posted by the Public Works Wastewater Divison. The public is advised to remain out of these waters until the signs have been removed.

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