Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor
Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow
This website will host information on the vision for Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor. More information will be added as the project progresses.
Mahalo to all those who were able to join us for our first Visioning Workshop held on July 10th, 2017. Your valuable input will inform decision making and future Request for Proposals for the site.
On July 10th, 2017, the State of Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources – Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation hosted a Visioning Workshop to gather community feedback on its vision for Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor. A brief presentation on the history of Kālia and the evolution of Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor was followed by a discussion of what Ala Wai Boat Harbor was, is, and should be.
On December 7, 2017, the State of Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources – Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation hosted a second Visioning Workshop to report findings from its first presentation, update the community on the status of the project and gather additional feedback on its vision for the four development parcels on the site. A brief presentation informational presentation was followed by a workshop to allow community members and stakeholders the opportunity to discuss the the four parcels as well as address any other concerns they have for the future of the harbor.
All comments/feedback are due DECEMBER 14, 2017. Community outreach will conclude with a summary report to be completed by the end of December 2017.
Missed the Workshop? Share your thoughts below.
History of Kālia
Ala Wai Historic & Cultural brief
Read about the history behind this estuary environment, where the fresh waters of Pi‘inaio flowed over and under porous marshlands to meet the thriving ocean reefs of Kālia, hosted an abundant ecosystem of plants and marine life, both in- and off-shore.