Boulders block beach-goers near Burns Field

  • Courtesy of state Department of Transportation

    Nearly 20 tons of rubbish, including 18 abandoned vehicles and 53 tires, were removed from the beach beyond Port Allen Airport (also known as Burns Field) in late April.

  • Scott Yunker / The Garden Island

    The state Department of Transportation is preventing vehicular access to the headland beyond Burns Field, also known as the Port Allen Airport.

HANAPEPE — State Department of Transportation personnel have blocked vehicle access to the perimeter road at Port Allen Airport (also known as Burns Field), upsetting residents who recreate on the facility’s makai side.