12/12/14 – DLNR To Install New Water Tank At The Waimea Canyon LookoutPosted on Dec 12, 2014 in News Releases, State Parks
DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES
|DAVID Y. IGE
WILLIAM J. AILA JR,
For Immediate News Release December 12, 2014
LIHUE — Starting Monday, December 15, 2014 through Tuesday December 30, 2014, the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of State Parks will install a new water tank that will serve the comfort stations at the Waimea Canyon lookout.
Here is the construction schedule:
· December 15 – 19: site preparation including vegetation clearing and grubbing and construction of water tank foundation.
· December 29: transporting, installing and connecting a 12,000 gallon water tank.
· December 30: demolishing and removing the existing water tank.
While the lookout will remain open during construction, and steps will be taken to minimize any impacts to park users, the public is advised there will be noise, minimal impacts to the lookout parking lot, minimal traffic slow-downs and temporary closure of the comfort stations during the connection on December 29. Portable toilets will be provided on the day of tank disconnection/reconnection.
“We appreciate everyone’s patience and understanding during this time,” said Dan Quinn, State Parks Administrator.
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