Board of Water Supply crews continue to work this afternoon on a pair of 12-inch water main breaks in Honolulu.
As of 2 p.m. today, the three center lanes of Atkinson Drive between Mahukona St. and Ala Moana Blvd. are closed while repairs are underway near the Central YMCA and Ala Moana Center at 401 Atkinson. The YMCA building and a neighboring apartment building are currently without water service. A water wagon will be stationed near Sunset Tower on Atkinson Drive for use by affected residents.
One mauka-bound and two makai-bound lanes will remain open while repairs are made.
And at 4 p.m. today, BWS reported another 12-inch main break on Kapiolani Blvd. near Ward Ave. at Blaisdell Arena. Two westbound lanes of Kapiolani are closed while repairs are underway.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes.