Lunch at Kalena Park marks Lee Steinmetz Day

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    People enjoy lunch at Kalena Park in Lihu‘e on Lee Steinmetz Day Thursday.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Lee Steinmetz shows off the mayoral proclamation announcing Thursday as Lee Steinmetz Day during a picnic lunch with members of the county’s Planning Department and other county employees at Kalena Park in Lihu‘e that is currently engaged in Fitness Week in the Park.

LIHU‘E — Mayor Derek Kawakami proclaimed Thursday to be Lee Steinmetz Day on the retirement of the planner who has been with the county for at least eight years.