Public works: Fissure 8 road doesn’t need permit

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald "Kapu" is etched into a lava rock outside a person's property on a newly constructed road at Leilani Estates in Puna.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Malama Street leads into a road that has been constructed near Fissure 8 in Leilani Estates in Puna.

A newly graded road up the side of Fissure 8 in Leilani Estates is not in violation of any permit requirements, a county agency has determined.