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Doris Duke breakwater demolition is opposed

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Bill Saunders testified Thursday at an online public hearing on the state’s plan to demolish the Diamond Head Breakwater near Doris Duke’s Shangri La. Above, Saunders gestured Tuesday toward the harbor and swimming hole at Shangri La.

    GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Bill Saunders testified Thursday at an online public hearing on the state’s plan to demolish the Diamond Head Breakwater near Doris Duke’s Shangri La. Above, Saunders gestured Tuesday toward the harbor and swimming hole at Shangri La.

Testimony was heard Thursday evening at an online public hearing on the state’s plan to demolish the Diamond Head Breakwater, which forms one wall of a swim basin beneath Doris Duke’s Shangri La, and use the rubble to fortify the seawall and walkway along the shoreline. Read more

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