Portions of Kailua Beach Park to close for sand replenishment
KAILUA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -
Department of Parks and Recreation will close portions of Kailua Beach Park
this month for a sand replenishment project.
previously dredged to prevent flooding from the mouth of Kaelepulu Stream will
be placed near the boat ramp to replenish sand lost to erosion.
project will require closure of the boat ramp, boat ramp parking lot, and the
parking area adjacent to the concession stand comfort station all day Monday,
March 10 through Friday, March 14 and again Monday, March 17 through Friday,
March 21. The city will re-open these areas for weekend park users.
city is doing the project now in advance of the summer tradewind erosion cycle.