How to Store Drinking Water for an Emergency

Preparing for an Emergency

emergency water storageWater Emergency Preparedness Handout, Board of Water Supply
Printable Disaster Information Sheets, City Department of Emergency Management
Pack a Disaster Kit, Get Ready Hawaii


National Weather Service
City Department of Emergency Management
American Red Cross
Hawaii State Civil Defense
Federal Emergency Management Agency

To Report an Emergency

For fire, police, or ambulance, call 911.

To Report a Water Emergency

If you are experiencing low or no water service, or you suspect that there is a main break in your neighborhood, please call the BWS 24-hour water emergency hotline at (808) 748-5000, ext. 1. A BWS dispatcher can provide you with information regarding main breaks, water service disruptions, or assist you with a water emergency 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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