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State again proposes removing seawall that forms Doris Duke swimming hole

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                                Bill Saunders, center, and passerby Bart Dame chatted Tuesday at the harbor and swimming hole at Shangri La at Black Point, Diamond Head.

    GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Bill Saunders, center, and passerby Bart Dame chatted Tuesday at the harbor and swimming hole at Shangri La at Black Point, Diamond Head.

A state Department of Land and Natural Resources proposal to remove the 83-year-old Diamond Head Breakwater, which parallels the seawall beneath Doris Duke’s Shangri La to form a popular ocean swimming hole, will be discussed Thursday at a public hearing. Read more

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