EPA Targets Pahala Cesspool for Replacement

Oct 1, 2018

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The Environmental Protection Agency recently released an environmental assessment of a major project: the replacement of a large cesspool on the Big Island that serves thousands of people in the Pahala area. 

The Conversation spoke with Kathleen Johnson from the EPA's region 9 about the need to move forward on the project that has been years in the planning and whose federal funding expires in two years.