Meeting about PTA lease extension draws mostly opponents

  • Keaau resident Danny Li, far left, testifies during Monday’s meeting about the Pohakuloa Training Area. (MICHAEL BRESTOVANSKY/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

  • Col. Dan Misigoy, left, and Lt. Col. Kevin Cronin on Monday stand outside the 'Imiloa Astronomy Center, where a meeting was held to discuss an EIS for a lease extension for the Pohakuloa Training Area. (MICHAEL BRESTOVANSKY/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

The U.S. Army found few supporters at a Monday public discussion about whether part of the Pohakuloa Training Area should remain under Army control.