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Impacts Of Land Use In Hawaii

Waihee and Cayetano: Hoopili Flaunts Mandate to Protect Ag Land

Waihee and Cayetano: Hoopili Flaunts Mandate to Protect Ag Land

Constitution requires state to hold on to farm land and sustain local food production.
Hoopili Symbolizes Direction of Oahu’s Future

Hoopili Symbolizes Direction of Oahu’s Future

Ag versus urban development clash as opponents invoke larger policy debates.
Hawaii’s Past Governors Say No to Hoopili

Hawaii’s Past Governors Say No to Hoopili

Cayetano and Waihee will testify against the proposed 11,750-home Ewa development.
Hawaii Land Development Corp Still Controversial

Hawaii Land Development Corp Still Controversial

The PLDC is under attack even as its main supporter seeks to expand its powers.
Consumers Could Be Charged for Plastic and Paper Bags

Consumers Could Be Charged for Plastic and Paper Bags

Hawaii is considering legislation aimed at reducing bag use, and pollution.
Aloun Farms Throws Its Support Behind Hoopili

Aloun Farms Throws Its Support Behind Hoopili

Owners of the farm will be displaced by the development, but say they can find other land.
Did Abercrombie Flip-Flop on Hoopili?

Did Abercrombie Flip-Flop on Hoopili?

Environmental groups say he promised to stop the master-planned community while running for governor.
Fight Over Waimanalo Gulch Landfill Brewing

Fight Over Waimanalo Gulch Landfill Brewing

Hearings began Wednesday on whether to extend a deadline to close the Waimanalo Gulch Landfill.
State Ag Department Supports Hoopili

State Ag Department Supports Hoopili

Testimony at land hearing reverses state position from 2009.
Impacts Of Land Use In Hawaii