Molokaʻi Landfill Partial Closures Announced

September 19, 2016, 2:40 PM HST · Updated September 19, 2:40 PM

Landfill insufficient staffing. Maui Now image/Wendy Osher.

Landfill insufficient staffing. Maui Now image/Wendy Osher.

The County of Maui Department of Environmental Management, Solid Waste Division, today announced that due to insufficient staffing, the Molokaʻi Landfill will close at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20 and Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016.

County officials say the closures are necessary for the department to ensure safe operations and meet the minimum State Department of Health operating requirements of the County’s solid waste permit.

Representatives with the Solid Waste Division apologized for the inconvenience.


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