County seeks input on proposed landfill

LIHUE — The public is invited to attend a meeting and provide input on a feasibility study regarding the potential access routes to the proposed landfill and resource recovery park on Maalo Road.

The meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 16 at King Kaumualii Elementary School.

A presentation will be made on the preliminary findings of the traffic and roadways engineering feasibility study (TREFS), which analyzed several potential access routes and their impact on traffic, site improvements and related costs as well as their social impacts.

The TREFS is being conducted in response to public input during the initial phase of the Environmental Impact Statement process, when concerns were raised regarding the impact of the potential access routes.

Those who require an ASL interpreter, materials in an alternate format, or other auxiliary aid support, can contact Allison Fraley at or by calling 241-4837.

Comments will also be accepted via email, fax (241-6887), or by mail: Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division, 4444 Rice Street, Suite 275, Lihue, Hi 96766.

The deadline to provide comment is Feb. 10.


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