Lava recovery update given

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Pat Kelly asks questions Monday about road construction in lower Puna during a Revitalize Puna meeting.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald County lava recovery officer Douglas Le answered questions during a Revitalize Puna meeting on Monday, April 11, 2022.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Kehau La'a asks a question to county officials during a Revitalize Puna meeting on Monday, April 11, 2022.

  • Keith Okamoto, manager and chief engineer with the Department of Water Supply, talks about water pipeline plans Monday for lower Puna during Revitalize Puna meeting. Dozens residents turned out for the event to get updates about the county’s lava recovery plans. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

Construction on the Pohoiki Boat Ramp could begin by mid-2023, if all goes well.