Protesters, Kim reach agreement to reopen Maunakea Access Road

  • Michael Brestovansky/Tribune-Herald Protest leaders gather Thursday at Maunakea Access Road to announce a two-month truce between the protesters and the county and state.

For the first time since July, demonstrators opposing the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope will vacate the Maunakea Access Road, thanks to an agreement with Mayor Harry Kim.