From The Garden Island:

A pair of attorneys are calling for Kauai’s mayor to sign Bill 2491 into law.

In a letter Friday to Kauai Mayor Bernard Carvalho, Jr., attorneys Paul Achitoff, of Earthjustice, and George Kimbrell said they would be willing to defend the bill in court should it come to that and urged the mayor to sign it.

Achitoff represents the Honolulu office of Earthjustice, a nonprofit, public interest environmental law firm. Kimbrell is a senior attorney with the Center for Food Safety. Read more.

And here’s the latest in other neighbor isle gov’t and politics:

Papaikou beach trail acquisition advance

Keauhou Bay moorings plan raises concerns

Kauai Bible College in sixth year of training students to be disciples

Kauai is a chicken’s paradise

UHH enrollment down

Repaving will close portion of Wakea Avenue in Kahului

Bird conservation center in Olinda set to host open house

Keiki Triathlon encourages healthy lifestyle

First Wind official to speak at marine sanctuary Tuesday

61st Molokai crossing paddled by more ages and nations

Photo: Kauai taro farm. (AZAdam)

—Chad Blair…

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