Alternatives sought for Ka‘u sewer projects: Current plan could cost $400k hookup fee per home

  • MANSOUR

Faced with sewer hookup fees higher than the value of the homes themselves, Naalehu property owners have cajoled, badgered and even filed a lawsuit to stop sewer projects in Naalehu and Pahala that are aimed at getting the county out from under a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency consent order.