Report to the Secretary of the Interior by the Governor of Hawaii for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30

Report to the Secretary of the Interior by the Governor of Hawaii for the Fiscal Year Ended June 30

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...consisted of a one-story frame house 24 by 38 feet, walls of single 1 by 12 inch boards and battens with a shin le roof, and a frame barn 12 by 50 feet with a second-story feed 10 10 by 12 feet, and a pig pen 6 by 10 feet and a 5,000-gallon redwood water tank. ISLAND OF KAUAI. Plans and specifications are now being prepared by the county engineer of Kauai for the construction of the Puuka ele Road up to Waimea Canyon, and which will require the approvafof the superintendent of public works. The department will also have the supervision of the construction of the ditch and tunnels in conjunction with the land department, which are being constructed by the East Kauai Water Co. for supplying water to the Kapaa district for irrigating purposes. The only other work contemplated on Kauai by the department is the Waimea River embankment. BOARD OF HARBOR COMMISSIONERS. OAHU. Pier No. 2.--The 1919 session of the legislature under the loan fund act, No. 237 authorized the construction of a reinforced concrete wharf on the site of old Pier No. 2, known as the Channel Wharf. In order to start this work immediately, as it might be indefinitely delayed by waiting for the sale of bonds, the legislature passed Act 114 which appropriated $27 0,000 by way of advancement from current funds, the same to be reimbursed from loan funds when the bonds were sold. ' The work of making plans and specifications and dismantling the old structure was started immediately and contract was awarded at $251,492.01. The contract as awarded called for a reinforced concrete pile supported bulkhead wharf 58 feet wide and 877 feet long on the channel side and 48 feet wide and 213 feet 6 inches long on the end adjacent to the Fort Armstrong Reservation Wharf. This wharf...show more

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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 109g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236828615
  • 9781236828613