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Maui Voters Created New Community Water Authorities. Here’s What Happens Next Marina Riker/Civil Beat/2022

Maui Voters Created New Community Water Authorities. Here’s What Happens Next

Maui County residents can apply to serve on the board that will run the new East Maui Community Water Authority.
The State Just Cracked Down On This West Maui Water Company Marina Riker/Civil Beat/2022

The State Just Cracked Down On This West Maui Water Company

Olowalu Water Co. was accused of taking more water than it was allowed from a stream, a rule that's aimed at protecting fragile natural ecosystems.
Pearl Harbor Elementary School Water Sample Tests Positive For Coliform Bacteria Courtesy: DOH/2021

Pearl Harbor Elementary School Water Sample Tests Positive For Coliform Bacteria

No illnesses have been reported, according to the Department of Education.
Federal Officials Order Closure Of 3 Big Island Cesspools Courtesy: Surfrider Foundation

Federal Officials Order Closure Of 3 Big Island Cesspools

Despite a 2005 ban on large-capacity cesspools, hundreds remain in operation in Hawaii.
Marine Corps Pledges To Improve Stormwater Management In Kaneohe Christina Jedra/Civil Beat 2022

Marine Corps Pledges To Improve Stormwater Management In Kaneohe

The agreement will help protect the island's waters from harmful runoff, the EPA said.
Cancer-Causing Fuel Components Detected In A BWS Monitoring Well In Honolulu Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Cancer-Causing Fuel Components Detected In A BWS Monitoring Well In Honolulu

The water utility said it detected petroleum contamination beyond the military's Red Hill property.
Should Maui County Take Over Water Long Controlled By Private Companies? Marina Riker/Civil Beat/2022

Should Maui County Take Over Water Long Controlled By Private Companies?

Voters will have a say in whether the county should create new water authorities charged with managing the island's most precious natural resource.
Danny De Gracia: The Public Should Demand A Desalination Plant For Oahu Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Danny De Gracia: The Public Should Demand A Desalination Plant For Oahu

The Navy can play an important role in modernizing and enhancing the water production capability of our island.
These 3 Hawaii Beaches Have Chronic Pollution Problems Courtesy: Surfrider Foundation

These 3 Hawaii Beaches Have Chronic Pollution Problems

Surfrider Foundation shares its top 10 list of popular U.S. beaches that fail to meet health standards for recreational users.
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