HONOLULU -- A project to revitalize one of only six remaining fishponds on O‘ahu took a significant step forward in the fall with the demolition and removal of two abandoned/condemned residential structures that shared the beach front property along busy Kalaniana‘ole Highway in Niu Valley in east Honolulu. Work at the site of the historic Kalauha‘iha‘i Hawaiian fishpond (also known as Lucas pond) was completed two months earlier than planned. Work to clear the property and restore a more natural state was completed in September.
HONOLULU -- With their vast expanses of grasslands reaching to the horizon across hundreds of acres, fences, and paniolo tending to flocks of grazing animals, the ranches of Hawaii have played an impactful role in the evolving history of Hawaii’s economy, industry, transportation, environment, culture and fashion.
Historic Preservation Systems Manager This posting is for the State of Hawaii, Department of Land and Natural Resources, Information Technology Services Division. The position is located in Kapolei, Oahu. Salary: Commensurate with education and experience. If you have any questions regarding this non-civil service exempt position, please contact Ms. Lila Loos at (808) ...
WAILUKU, MAUI -- A groundbreaking ceremony yesterday at the Maui Annex state building at 130 Mahalani Street is preparing the way for demolition of the 57-year old building, and construction starting in early 2017, of a new 7,000 square-foot building on the one-acre state parcel that has housed four divisions of the Department of Land and Natural Resources.
HONOLULU -- The Department of Land and Natural Resources Divisions of Aquatic Resources (DAR), State Historic Preservation (SHPD), and Engineering offices on Maui will close next week, starting Monday December 5-9, as staff move out of their current location at 130 Mahalani Street in Wailuku, and set up at a temporary location in the Māʻalaea Small Boat Harbor.
2016 CAMP Training Join the National Alliance of Preservation Commission (NAPC) and the State Historic Preservation Division (SHPD) for a free training on how your local historic preservation commissions and the Certified Local Government (CLG) program can help you preservation your historic resources. Attendees will learn: Legal framework for historic preservation Responsibilities of a CLG Standards ...
(HONOLULU) – On a warm July evening, visitors Lonnie Watson and Mark Louviere from the Ft. Worth, Texas metro area did what they normally do during their frequent visits to Hawaii. They wandered out to the coastline to watch the setting sun. On this particular day they spotted something that they say has humbled and blessed them. Watson explained, “For some reason there was a beam of light…just a beam…it landed right on one of them and for some reason I just turned my head. I said, look, it was just a stroke of luck.”
The calendar below holds just a sampling of the vast array of events held in May to highlight preservation efforts across Hawai`i. If you are interested in one of the events below, simply click the link and you will be directed to more information. Contact information for each event has also been posted. PDF calendar ...