County spends $90K on campground clean-up

Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

Department of Park and Recreation’s Ray Ortiz and Ellsworth Kaleiohi disassemble a camp turned over to the Rangers following her departure from the Anini Park Shelter In Place encampment, March 31.

Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

A camper speaks with Department of Parks and Recreation’s AJ Basuel and Shiloh Pa near the pile of discards adjacent to the Second Bathrooms at the Anini Park Shelter In Place encampment on March 31, 2021.

Courtesy of the County of Kaua‘i

Trash and left-behind belogings left at ‘Anini Beach Park at the end of March when the Shelter in Place campsite closed.

LIHU‘E — The county is estimating about $90,000 in repairs and clean-up for ‘Anini and Anahola beach parks after a year of consistent use.