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Public shoreline access issue stirring in Wailupe

Andrew Gomes
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Wailupe Peninsula as seen from Wailupe Beach Park.
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Wailupe Peninsula as seen from Wailupe Beach Park.

COURTESY CARROLL COX
                                Successful efforts to ensure public shoreline access at Portlock has inspired a similar push at Wailupe Peninsula, where oceanfront homes feature private piers but public access to the ocean is blocked by locked gates.
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COURTESY CARROLL COX

Successful efforts to ensure public shoreline access at Portlock has inspired a similar push at Wailupe Peninsula, where oceanfront homes feature private piers but public access to the ocean is blocked by locked gates.

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Signs and locked gates ensure the public is denied use of a boat launch between two homes on Wailupe Circle.
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

Signs and locked gates ensure the public is denied use of a boat launch between two homes on Wailupe Circle.

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A gate between two homes on Wailupe Circle opens to a beach path that is kept locked for use only by neighborhood residents and their guests.
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

A gate between two homes on Wailupe Circle opens to a beach path that is kept locked for use only by neighborhood residents and their guests.

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Wailupe Peninsula as seen from Wailupe Beach Park.
COURTESY CARROLL COX
                                Successful efforts to ensure public shoreline access at Portlock has inspired a similar push at Wailupe Peninsula, where oceanfront homes feature private piers but public access to the ocean is blocked by locked gates.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Signs and locked gates ensure the public is denied use of a boat launch between two homes on Wailupe Circle.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A gate between two homes on Wailupe Circle opens to a beach path that is kept locked for use only by neighborhood residents and their guests.