Upcoming Events & Announcements
October 24, 2014
Due to the close proximity of the June 27th lava flow to Apa‘a Street, the Solid Waste Division (SWD) is relocating the County’s...
November 15, 2014
November 15th is Hawai‘i Recycles Day! The Hawai‘i County Council passed Resolution 379-07 establishing an annual Hawai‘i...
November 26, 2014 - 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Locations: West Hawai‘i Civic Center Community Meeting Hale, Building G 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Hwy Kailua-Kona. Go to the County of Hawai‘i Environmental Management Commission website for more information and the agenda. The meeting place is...
December 6, 2014 - 7:30AM - 2:30PM
Locations: Hilo Recycling & Transfer Station. Bring your own automotive fluids, chemicals and poisons and other hazardous household wastes to the Hilo Recycling & Transfer...
December 13, 2014 - 7:30AM - 2:30PM
Locations: Kailua-Kona (Kealakehe) Recycling & Transfer Station. Bring your own automotive fluids, chemicals and poisons and other hazardous household wastes to the Kailua-Kona (Kealakehe) Recycling...
If you must water your lawn, do it early in the morning before any moisture is lost to evaporation. Have a few weeds? Spot treat them with vinegar. Not sure if you should rake? Normal clippings act as a natural fertilizer, let them be. If you’ve waited too long, rake by hand – it’s excellent exercise.