Pohoiki Road Reopening

October 19, 2018, 10:14 AM HST (Updated October 19, 2018, 10:14 AM)

A blessing and groundbreaking was held on Pohoiki Road on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.

Puna resident Ikaika Marzo said, “This is the breakthrough… The road is being put in right now.”

Screenshot from Ikaika Marzo’s Facebook video.

Big Island residents who have lost access to Pohoiki Beach were on scene as contractors from Sanborn General Contracting brought in machinery to clear a road through the lava fields that buried the road to Pohoiki.



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