KONA COASTLINE UNDER THREAT

By Janice Palma-Glennie Hundreds of acres of West Hawai`i coastline are slated for extensive private development. Want to help protect these critical areas with a few strokes of your pen? Sign two petitions to protect the coastline. Petitions are circulating to stop proposed mega-developments (a Walmart Superstore in the plan!) near Honokohau Harbor at Kealakehe … Read more

WEST HAWAI`I SENDS CLEAR MESSAGE AGAINST CLIFTOS’ PLAN

By Janice Palma-Glennie Despite bad weather and Friday traffic, over 250 people showed up at a recent County Council hearing held in Keauhou. The topic was Cliftos’ proposed commercial/hotel development at coastal O`oma (on the mauka side of Queen Ka`ahumanu Highway between NELHA and Kohanaiki). Over fifty people testified against the project, while no one … Read more