Laaloa Avenue park clears environmental hurdle

This aerial image shows the location of the park on Laaloa Avenue. (Image capture from EA/Special to West Hawaii Today)

Land designated for a park on Laaloa Avenue as part of a fair-share deal for La‘ipala Makai is pictured. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Residents in the Laaloa Avenue area are one step closer to having a park of their own.