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Punaluu homeowners face high risk of shoreline enforcement

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                                The former owner of this home at 53-227 Kamehameha Highway on Punaluu beach incurred $15,000 in daily fines relating to an illegal seawall, yet managed to sell the property to a mainland buyer for $1.3 million.
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

The former owner of this home at 53-227 Kamehameha Highway on Punaluu beach incurred $15,000 in daily fines relating to an illegal seawall, yet managed to sell the property to a mainland buyer for $1.3 million.

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                William Gundaker, left, had his construction company working on a seawall Wednesday along Punaluu beach at 53-223 Kamehameha Highway. Properties along that stretch of beach have been severely threatened by erosion.
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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

William Gundaker, left, had his construction company working on a seawall Wednesday along Punaluu beach at 53-223 Kamehameha Highway. Properties along that stretch of beach have been severely threatened by erosion.

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The former owner of this home at 53-227 Kamehameha Highway on Punaluu beach incurred $15,000 in daily fines relating to an illegal seawall, yet managed to sell the property to a mainland buyer for $1.3 million.
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                William Gundaker, left, had his construction company working on a seawall Wednesday along Punaluu beach at 53-223 Kamehameha Highway. Properties along that stretch of beach have been severely threatened by erosion.