Honolulu Magazine - July 2007

Found: Netflix—Revealed!

photo by Michael Keany In May, we tried to track down the location of Netflix’s Honolulu distribution center, which the company had steadfastly, frustratingly, refused to reveal. Well, the jig is up, Netflix, because an intrepid reader tipped us off…

Growing Funds

Last April we covered an 8-month training program provided by the Hawaii Alliance for Community-Based Economic Development (HACBED). The nonprofit, which exists to help other nonprofits, has been especially useful to Mala Ai Opio (MAO Farms) in Waianae. With HACBED’s…

Sewer Showdown

This spring, the Environmental Protection Agency announced a tentative decision that the city must upgrade the Honouliuli Wastewater Treatment Plant in leeward Oahu to comply with the Clean Water Act. Mayor Mufi Hannemann says the improvements aren’t necessary, and would be too expensive. Who’s right?