comscore Editorial: Replace OCCC with Halawa jail
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Editorial: Replace OCCC with Halawa jail

  • DENNIS ODA/ DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Oahu Community Correctional Center (OCCC) located at 2199 Kamehameha Highway. This is a view of two guard towers with razor wire as seen from Kamehameha Highway.

Nine months after tagging the state Animal Quarantine Station grounds in Halawa Valley as the tentative replacement site for Oahu’s aging and overcrowded jail, Gov. David Ige has signed off on the final environmental impact statement, bringing the state a step closer to the much-needed move. Read more

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