KFD addresses pension spiking


County Council Vice Chair Ross Kagawa

Courtesy County of Kaua‘i

Steven Goble is the new chief of the Kaua‘i Fire Department.

LIHU‘E — In February, the Mayor’s Office ordered the Kaua‘i Fire Department to suspend most overtime and nonessential expenditures to curb pension spiking, which has penalized the county consistently over the last few years.