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Efforts to preserve Oahu farmland resuming after query

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                                ”<strong>I think it’s always in the best interest of our community if our community is fully informed. I believe in full transparency.”</strong>
                                <strong>Dan Giovanni</strong>
                                <em>State land use commissioner</em>

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    I think it’s always in the best interest of our community if our community is fully informed. I believe in full transparency.”

    Dan Giovanni

    State land use commissioner

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / 2018
                                The city is recommending designating farmland equating to 11% of Oahu’s landmass as important agricultural lands.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / 2018

    The city is recommending designating farmland equating to 11% of Oahu’s landmass as important agricultural lands.

A contentious government effort to preserve potentially 1,781 private parcels of farmland on Oahu is expected to resume in January after pausing in May for a legal review of a key element in the proceeding. Read more

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