Now the property owner who built the barrier without authorization is seeking after-the-fact permits, angering nearby residents.
The Hawaii National Guard Enlisted Association helped Councilman Ernie Martin craft a bill to give military homeowners a $120,000 exemption.
The state is trying to fill almost 3,000 one-day positions for the Aug. 11 primary, and it’s only about halfway there.
But a museum foundation seeking to reduce its liability wants a contested case hearing — or for the state to take possession of the shoreline.
A rocky breakwater creates a unique attraction known as Cromwell’s, but it’s been a liability for owners of an oceanfront museum.
Councilman Ikaika Anderson pulls back his proposals to shake up how the city selects police and fire chiefs and commissions.