Red tape: Honokaa High School gym completion further delayed

All of the school’s basketball, volleyball, wrestling teams and P.E. classes have to use alternative gyms off campus for practice and games. (LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

Honokaa High School’s athletics director shows how the gym floor has looked since October. (LANDRY FULLER/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

HONOKAA — Jan. 20 was a day Honokaa High School (HHS) staff and students had long awaited — the day when all team practices, games and events were supposed to have resumed in the school gym.