County hits roadblock: Seeks to obtain land for Pohoiki Road widening via eminent domain

Hawaii County Director of Public Works Steve Pause answers a question about county roads during the final town hall of this year at Aunt Sally Kaleohano's Lu'au Hale in Hilo on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2023.


The manager of a pair of parcels in lower Puna is resisting a plan by Hawaii County to seize portions of that land in order to begin reopening Pohoiki Road.