Energy & Environment

Land Links for Tuesday, June 22

·By Michael Levine

Every day, I’m scouring the Internet for land use and environmental news from around the state and around the world that means something for us here in Hawaii. Noteworthy today: Lingle’s potential veto list and a lawsuit for Maui’s water.

Gov. Lingle yesterday announced her list of 39 potential vetoes. None of the juiciest ones were related to land use or the environment, but there were a couple of lesser bills that could be vetoed:

House Bill 921 was put on the list because it “complicates the transfer of 999-year homestead leases.”