Manpower Shortage Forces Closure of Pa‘auilo Transfer Station

June 22, 2020, 12:34 PM HST
* Updated June 22, 1:31 PM
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The Pa‘auilo Transfer Station is closed till 4 p.m. today due to a shortage of manpower, county officials reported this morning.

Until then, officials advise residents to use the Honokaʻa Transfer Station.

Equipment repairs have been completed at the Honomū Transfer Station, and it reopened at 9 a.m. Therefore, the Pāpa‘ikou Transfer Station is now closed and is scheduled to reopen tomorrow.

Visit for future closure information and locations, or call Department of Environmental Management, Solid Waste Division Office, at 808-961-8270.

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