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State cites Sunset Beach property owner for dumping concrete on public beach

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The owner of a Sunset Beach home at 59-147 Ke Nui Road has illegally poured concrete directly onto the beach in an effort to try to protect the property.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The owner of a Sunset Beach home at 59-147 Ke Nui Road has illegally poured concrete directly onto the beach in an effort to try to protect the property.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Jayda Nelson, left, and Aureana Rivera pulled a heavy black tarp out of the water to shore at Sunset Beach on Friday.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Jayda Nelson, left, and Aureana Rivera pulled a heavy black tarp out of the water to shore at Sunset Beach on Friday.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Above, the shoreline is littered with boulders, sandbags and tarps placed by homeowners battling erosion.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Above, the shoreline is littered with boulders, sandbags and tarps placed by homeowners battling erosion.

Josh VanEmmerik, owner of high-end cocktail bar Gaslamp in Kailua, is facing fines of up to $15,000 a day per violation if he doesn’t remove the material. Read more

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