Lawmaker outlines bills aimed at easing North Shore’s woes
By Rob Shikina
Feb. 16, 2014
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JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM Sen. Clayton Hee is proposing to move a section of Kamehameha High- way farther mauka to protect the road from erosion. Hee last month stood near concrete barriers erected to shield the highway from high surf at Laniakea Beach.
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM One of the frustrations on the North Shore is pedestri- ans who cross Kamehameha Highway, causing big traffic slowdowns, to spot Hawaiian green sea turtles on the beach. Residents met Saturday with Sen. Clayton Hee about two bills that address erosion, traffic and the turtle-viewing issue, which in December prompted the posting of a sign along the highway.