Maui water rights

Ryan Finnerty

Water deal struck between Maui farmers and landowner; Handi-Van problems; Chinatown Rising filmmakers talk about found footage and social change in San Francisco; Genki balls released to clean the Ala Wai Canal.

Hui O Na Wai 'Eha

One of Hawaiʻi’s largest water rights cases has come to an end on Maui, possibly signaling a turning point in the stateʻs management of public streams. 


Hokuao Pellegrino

WAILUKU, Hawaii — A Honolulu real estate firm is seeking a 30-year lease to divert water from Maui streams on state land after years of relying on temporary permits, officials said.

Maui Water Rights Bill Coming Up for Full Senate Vote

May 2, 2016
Wayne Yoshioka

The state legislature will have marathon floor sessions tomorrow to pass bills on final reading before adjournment May 5th.    These bills include the executive budget and a few controversial measures.   HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.