Public Meetings on Landfill Issues


County Solid Waste Division will be hosting a series of public meetings to educate the community about landfill issues. The meetings will cover the following topics: the status of the Kekaha Landfill lateral expansion, the status of the project to site a new landfill, requirements for modern landfill design, mitigation measures, host community compensation, and community concerns about landfills. The first meeting took place at the <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:placename w:st="on">Kekaha <st1:placename w:st="on">Neighborhood <st1:placetype w:st="on">Center on August 20, 2008. Attached is a PDF file of the presentation. A list of meeting locations and dates are listed below. For more information call <st1:personname w:st="on">Allison Fraley at 241-4837.

All Meetings are scheduled from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

  • Kapaa Area Tuesday, September 16, 2008  at Kapaa Middle School
  • Koloa Area: Thursday, September 18, 2008 at Koloa Neighborhood Center
  • Kalaheo Area: Monday, September 22, 2008 at Kalaheo Neighborhood Center
  • Lihue Area: Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at Lihue Neighborhood Center
  • North Shore Area: Tuesday, September 30, 2008 at Kilauea Neighborhood Center