Energy & Environment

Kauai County Crosses the Rubicon, Council Passes Pesticide and GMO Bill

·By Sophie Cocke

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Was the Kauai County Council right to pass the bill despite concerns about resources and enforcement, or should it have given the mayor more time to broker a deal with the state? Share your thoughts.