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Meetings planned to discuss landfill issues

The Department of Public Works is continuing its series of public information meetings on landfill issues.

The meetings are scheduled from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at different locations around the island:

• Sept. 16 — Kapa‘a Middle School

• Sept. 18 — Koloa Neighborhood Center

• Sept. 22 — Kalaheo Neighborhood Center

• Sept. 23 — Lihu‘e Neighborhood Center

• Sept. 30 — Kilauea Neighborhood Center

Among the topics that will be covered include Kekaha Landfill lateral expansion, siting of a new landfill, design requirements for a modern landfill, mitigation measures, host community compensation, and community concerns regarding landfills.


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