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Duties and Functions
The responsibilities of the Division of Park Maintenance are:
The Kalāheo and Kapa‘a neighborhood centers are currently closed due to construction through March 31, 2020.
Due to these closures, facility and camping permits may be obtained at the following locations:
For more information, please visit www.kauai.gov/camping or contact the main office at (808) 241-4460.
A public hearing will be held on January 10, 2020, at 9:00 a.m., or soon thereafter, at the Līhu‘e Civic Center, Mo‘ikeha Building, Meeting Room 2A/2B, 4444 Rice Street, Līhu‘e, Kaua‘i, Hawai‘i on the proposed amendments to the Rules and Regulations for Kaua‘i War Memorial Convention Hall (KWMCH).
Public Hearing Notice
Proposed Amendments to the Rules and Regulations for KWMCH
A public hearing will be held on September 3, 2019, at 9:00 a.m., or soon thereafter, at the Līhu‘e Civic Center, Mo‘ikeha Building, Meeting Room 2A/2B, 4444 Rice Street, Līhu‘e, Kaua‘i, Hawai‘i on the proposed amendments to the Rules and Regulations Governing Commercial Boating Activities at County Beach Parks Part IV.
Proposed Amendments to the Rules and Regulations Governing Commercial Boating Activities at County Beach Parks Part IV
REMINDER: DOPR has implemented a permit process for the recreational use of the Weke Boat Ramp between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.
To sign-up for a permit, please bring the following documents and information with you to the customer service window at the Līhu‘e Civic Center, Pi‘ikoi Building:
The hours of operation are Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., excluding holidays.
For more information, please contact the main office at 241-4460.
A public hearing will be held to adopt the amended administrative rules for the Surf/SUP Schools and regarding the status of administrative rules for the Boating Companies at Hanalei Bay/Black Pot Beach Park pertaining thereto to be added to The Rules and Regulations Relating to the Use of Parks and Park Facilities by Peddlers and Concessionaires.
Public Hearing Notice
Amendment to the Department of Parks Rules & Regulations
The Coast Pedestrian/Bike Path is now open from Safeway in Waipouli, along Moana Kai Road, to the Lihi in Kapaʻa and on to Kuna Bay. The Lydgate Park portion consists of the section of path from the Kamalani Camp Ground area, through the park and along the Sports Fields and along Nalu Road, north along Wailua Beach and up along Papaloa Road. We would like to pass on the following information. With the safety of the path users in mind, we would like to please ask everyone to obey all county laws regarding the use of the pedestrian/bike path. The pedestrian/bike path and the area surrounding it are considered a county park. All laws governing our parks apply to all sections of the path whether the section is officially open or closed. Signs have been installed at the trailheads and access points to the pathway and more will follow. Motorized vehicles are not allowed to operate on or park on the path
The following are some of the laws governing the use of the designated dog portion of the path . Any dog handler with a dog utilizing the shared use path portion designated to allow dogs must:
If you are issued a citation for any violations of our Parks Ordinances, you will be required to appear in court and can be penalized up to five hundred ($500.00) for each violation.
Bicyclists using the shared use path are required to stop at all posted Stop signs posted at all path crossing.
We hope you have a safe and enjoyable experience while using the path, Aloha.
Patrick T. Porter
Wallace G. Rezentes Jr.
Department of Parks & Recreation
4444 Rice St.
Moʻikeha Building, Suite 105
Lihue, HI 96766
Master Plan Update document
Herbicide treatments are
scheduled as needed.
Notification will be posted 24
hours prior to application.