Proposal for water-bottling plant killed

Commissioner John Replogle opposes Piilani Partners' application for an SMA permit on Feb. 7 during a County of Hawaii Windward Planning Commission meeting at the Aupuni Center in Hilo. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald file photo)

A proposal for a new water-bottling plant near Wailoa State Recreation Area was resurrected briefly before being definitively killed again at Thursday’s meeting of the Windward Planning Commission.