Organizers say an estimated 400 people participated in the procession from 525 Front Street to Māla Wharf. The canoe launch this Friday is scheduled in conjunction with the Akua Moon and the 3:53 p.m. highest tide of the month, according to Hui o Waʻa Kaulua.
State highway crews continue road repair work this week on North Kīhei Road in Māʻalaea and on the Honoapiʻilani Highway in Kāʻanapali. Work hours for both projects are from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., and from 8 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. daily this week through Friday, July 11, 2014.
The council resolution comes on the heels of a similar measure signed into law by Governor Neil Abercrombie over the weekend that gives the counties the ability to amend their zoning codes in the manner proposed by Council Member Don Guzman.