Plan for Keauhou Bay in the works

Old Kona Road, closed since 1997, runs behind Keauhou Bay and would be improved under a Kamehameha Schools plan. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii
Kamehameha Schools has a conceptual plan for Keauhou Bay. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Kamehameha Schools, which owns 54 acres at Keauhou Bay, is developing a management plan intended to move traffic and commercial operations away from historic sites and reduce pressure on the bayfront’s resources.