Welcome to the Monday edition of “Hawaii News Digest”–West Hawaii News. Views expressed in this Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Topics in the post are from the current issue of “West Hawaii Today.” Here are the details:
Accessed on 14 January 2019, 1441 UTC, Post 18260.
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HILO — The Big Island was ready for its closeup in 2018.
KAILUA-KONA — Safe Routes to School, Walking Bus, Pedestrian Safety and Bike Education are just some of the programs created by the People’s Advocacy for Trails Hawaii — or PATH — that gained the organization’s head national recognition over the weekend.
KAILUA-KONA — A large-scale emergency homeless site in West Hawaii may be operational inside of four months, as Hawaii County has made the preliminary development of Village 9 off Kealakehe Parkway in Kona a high priority for the upcoming year.
HONAUNAU — Like many who saw the reports of overflowing trash bins and desecration at Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park and the surrounding area, Hala Medeiros said she was upset by the news.
KAILUA-KONA — The price to replace a deteriorating culvert on Alii Drive came in under budget this week.