Inside Honolulu

Haleiwa Park Land Heading to Auction Block

·By civilbeat

It looks like there could be a bidding war between former state Sen. D.G. “Andy” Anderson and Kamehameha Schools for 3.5 city-owned acres near Haleiwa Beach Park on the North Shore.

Last week, Honolulu Budget and Fiscal Services Director Mike Hansen outlined a plan to unload the property, which was bought in the 1970s as part of a never-realized plan to build a regional park in Haleiwa.

Hansen told the Honolulu City Council in a June 13 memo that he wants to have a sealed-bid auction between the adjacent property owners, in this