Enforcement of beach closure hours starts Friday in Waikiki
By Allison Schaefers email@example.com
March 16, 2023
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Waikiki stakeholders say the closure of nearby city beaches has drawn overnight campers to Royal Hawaiian Beach. Above, people slept on the beach at Kuhio Beach Park fronting the Manoa Surfrider last month.
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People slept Wednesday close to the beach near the police station in Waikiki. Beach closure hours will be enforced from 2 a.m. to 5 a.m at Royal Hawaiian Beach beginning Friday.