Blessing held for Kalaheo water project

Courtesy of the County of Kaua‘i

County Department of Water staff with Mayor Derek S.K. Kawakami, sixth from left, and DOW Manager and Chief Engineer Joe Tait, sixth from right, stand in front of the more than 11,000 feet of 8-inch pipeline that will be installed as part of the Kalaheo Water Systems Improvements Project, during the blessing ceremony in Kalaheo late last month.

KALAHEO — The county Department of Water and contractor Hawaiian Dredging Construction Company, Inc., held a blessing to commence the Kalaheo Water Systems Improvements Project late last month.