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Board of Water Supply formally transfers ownership of Stairway to Heaven to the city

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 2004
                                Junior Martinez, a Department of Parks and Recreation employee, in 2004 inspected the entry to the hike to the Haiku Stairs. The temporary signs at the start of the hike had been vandalized.

    STAR-ADVERTISER / 2004

    Junior Martinez, a Department of Parks and Recreation employee, in 2004 inspected the entry to the hike to the Haiku Stairs. The temporary signs at the start of the hike had been vandalized.

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 1997
                                Rain can make the trek even more treacherous, though the view is spectacular.

    STAR-ADVERTISER / 1997

    Rain can make the trek even more treacherous, though the view is spectacular.

The spectacular mountainside staircase known as Haiku Stairs, whose fate has been clouded for more than 30 years, was officially handed over to the city Wednesday with the aim of transforming it into a public attraction. Read more

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