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Neighborhood board balks at landfill plan

  • Video by Andrew Gomes and Dennis Oda / agomes@staradvertiser.com and doda@staradvertiser.com

    Unwanted trash or economic treasure? Plans to expand a construction debris landfill in Nanakuli was met with opposition Wednesday night. PVT Land Co. Ltd., the landfill's private operator, said its plan will have economic benefits that include employment, taxes and development costs.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    PVT Land Co. Ltd. drafted an environmental impact statement in July in hopes of expanding its construction debris recycling and landfill operation. Debris was sorted at the landfill last week.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    PVT Land Co. in Waianae is attempting to expand its landfill operation. An excavator sorts through construction debris.

A community panel Wednesday night took a stand against expanding a construction debris landfill in Nanakuli after two hours of sometimes heated testimony. Read more

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