Committee accepts statue donation, favors new location

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Park patrons look at the statue, “Ho‘omalule ‘Upena Kiloi” — or “Metamorphosis of a Net Fisherman,” in Liliuokalani Park and Gardens.

After previously rejecting it in March, a Hawaii County Council committee on Tuesday accepted the donation of a statue at Liliuokalani Gardens with the stipulation that it be moved.