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Recycling center proposed near Mala Wharf

By Staff | May 22, 2009

LAHAINA — A public information meeting on the West Maui Recycling and Redemption Center will be held Wednesday, May 27, at 6:30 p.m. at the West Maui Senior Center.

The proposed site for the center is the intersection of Front Street, Ala Moana Street and the Mala Wharf approach road between the existing wastewater pump station and Puupihi Cemetery.

The center will house several large roll-off containers to collect recyclable items, including a redemption center for the HI5 beverage container collection program.   

The public is invited to attend the meeting. Oral and written comments will be accepted after the meeting until 4:30 p.m. on June 10, 2009. Call 270-8234 or write to the Director’s Office, Department of Environmental Management, One Main Plaza, 2200 Main St., Suite 100, Wailuku, HI 96793.

The West Maui Senior Center is located at 778 Pauoa St. off Lahainaluna Road.