DEM Announces Transfer Station Closure

September 3, 2019, 8:58 AM HST
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The Hawai‘i County Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has announced a transfer station closure for Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.

Due to staff shortages, the Pāhala Transfer Station will close at 8 a.m. Tuesday and reopen as regularly scheduled on Friday, Sept. 6, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Until 6 p.m. Tuesday, the public can take their residential waste to the Waiʻōhinu Transfer Station, which is open seven days a week from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Visit for future closure information and locations, or call the DEM Solid Waste Division at (808)-961-8270.

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