Community comes together to give Harold H. Higashihara Park a facelift

  • Volunteer Nick Ahnee paints the whale at Higashihara Park during Saturday’s Community work day. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Volunteer Jared Kirschmann power washes the concrete whale at Higashihara Park, readying it for repainting at Saturday’s work day. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Hawaii County Councilwoman Rebecca Villegas applies sealant to playground features at the Higashihara Playground work day on Saturday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Farrah Adkinson, left and Kaya Allan weatherproof fencing at the Higashihara Park workday on Saturday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Kimo Au Hoon , left, and his son Jamie repurpose redwood for repairs at Higashihara Park on Saturday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

Over 100 volunteers came together Saturday to give Harold H. Higashihara Park a facelift.