County, Roth seek dismissal of Waipi‘o lawsuit



CHELSEA JENSEN/ West Hawaii Today file photo Waipio Valley Road descends 900 feet in less than a mile and has an average grade of 25%, though some areas are steeper.

The Corporation Counsel has filed a motion seeking dismissal of a lawsuit filed last month against the county, Mayor Mitch Roth and Public Works Director Ikaika Rodenhurst over the closure of Waipi‘o Valley Road to all but a handful of people.