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Land Use In Hawaii

EPA Worries Maui Wastewater Threatens Drinking Water

EPA Worries Maui Wastewater Threatens Drinking Water

Pending order would require additional treatment of sewage discharge.
Honolulu Opposes Hee’s Intervention in Hoopili

Honolulu Opposes Hee’s Intervention in Hoopili

Planning Department argues that senators' participation would be unconstitutional.
Large Rail Landowners Give to Pro-Rail Campaigns

Large Rail Landowners Give to Pro-Rail Campaigns

Civil Beat looks back at 2008 and 2010 contribution data.

Hoopili and Koa Ridge Just Aren’t Pono

Pono growth does not pit preservation of prime farmland against urban development.
More States Turn to Private Companies to Develop Public Lands

More States Turn to Private Companies to Develop Public Lands

Hawaii joins national trend, seeking private help to fix ailing public infrastructure.
Sierra Club Poised to Strike Again Screenshot of Hoopili Map

Sierra Club Poised to Strike Again

On the heels of victory against Koa Ridge, group sets its sights on derailing Hoopili.
Committee Expands Search for New Landfill Site

Committee Expands Search for New Landfill Site

Advisory Committee wants Board of Water Supply to tell it whether there are any other possible sites.
Controlling the Damage at Kaena Point

Controlling the Damage at Kaena Point

Curbing off-roaders with permits, signs and boulders among new proposed rules.
Land Use In Hawaii