23 Feb 2012

Land development protest in Hawaii

11:02 am on 23 February 2012

In Hawaii, a protest over the development of prime Oahu farmland has taken to the streets of downtown Honolulu.

Protestors with heavy machinery are voicing their opposition to the proposed Ho'opili development in West Oahu.

Hawaii News Now reports the development includes 11,750 homes, five schools and business development on 1,554 acres of prime farm land.