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 Kekaha Neighborhood 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 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