Proposed compost site draws questions

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald The project location of the new East Hawaii Organics Facility is at the end of Kipimana Street in the W.H. Shipman Business Park in Keaau.

Administrators with Hawaii County’s Department of Environmental Management say a new proposed site for a island-wide composting facility will have fewer impacts on the community and won’t be near any residences.