Initial funds released for Puna boat ramp

  • In this 2018 file photo people swim in the pond at the boat ramp at Isaac Hale Beach Park, also known as Pohoiki beach park, in Puna. (Tribune-Herald file photo)

Gov. David Ige has released $500,000 in state funding that will be used for planning and feasibility studies for the possible restoration of the Pohoiki boat ramp.