County takes another step in creation of new landfill

  • Map courtesy County of Kauai

    This aerial photo shows the proposed site for the new landfill in Hanamaulu.

LIHUE — In the next 10 to 12 years, Kauai is going to need somewhere to put its trash, and officials are looking at 270 acres near Hanamaulu for a new municipal solid waste landfill.