The flood – one year later

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island file

    “Zonta is about service,” said Carroll Gerow of the Zonta Club of Hanalei, who helped clean the Wai‘oli Hui‘ia Church in Hanalei after last April’s floods.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island file

    A Kauai Classic Car announces the arrival of the Waimea High School JROTC color guard in the rain during the Kauai Christmas Parade at Kukui Grove Center late last year.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island file

    Dave “Malibu Dave” Lindstrom walks amongst rubbish that filled Morgan’s Ponds at Lydgate Park last April.

Editor’s note: The Garden Island is beginning a series of stories today, which will continue this week, on the one-year anniversary of the flooding that devastated much of the island. We will look at the the impacts of the flood, the recovery, how things stand today and what’s ahead.