DWS brass awarded salary bumps

Representatives from the Department of Water Supply Kurt Inaba, left, Clyde Young, Mayor Harry Kim, Keith Okomoto and Kawika Uyehara answer questions from the audience after their presentations at a community forum Thursday evening at the West Hawaii Civic Center. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
Keith Okamoto

KAILUA-KONA — The two top officials at Hawaii County’s Department of Water Supply received pay raises Tuesday after a performance evaluation by the Water Board during its last meeting of the calendar year.