ala wai canal flood project

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has made significant changes to a Honolulu flood control project that would increase costs and add a four-story pump station.

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Experts agree that severe weather events are becoming more frequent and destructive as the planet warms. But so far there is little consensus on how to protect one of Hawaii’s most important economic regions.

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Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii

An engineering consulting firm provided new alternatives to a flood management plan for the Ala Wai Canal, officials said.

Ala Wai Flood Project Funding Advances in Senate

Feb 26, 2019
Wayne Yoshioka

State funding for the Ala Wai flood project is moving forward in the legislature, clearing a key committee today.