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Consent Agreement and Final Order: Kamehameha Schools; UIC-09-2018-0008

Consent Agreement and Final Order ("CAFO") between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 9 (“EPA”) and Kamehameha Schools, 567 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, 96813. Docket No. UIC-09-2018-0008.

Date of Proposed CAFO: August 17, 2018
Public Comment Period: August 20 - September 19, 2018
Effective Date of Final CAFO: September 28, 2018

Complainant: Kathleen H. Johnson, Director, Enforcement Division, EPA Region 9, 75 Hawthorne Street, San Francisco, CA 94105.
Respondent: Kamehameha Schools, 567 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, 96813.
Facility: Volcano Golf and Country Club, Volcano, Hawaiʻi, 96785.
Description of Business or Activity Conducted by the Respondent: Golf Course and Pro-Shop.
Alleged Violations: EPA alleges that Respondent owned and/or operated one (1) large-capacity cesspool ("LCC") in violation of the ban that took effect on April 5, 2005. 40 C.F.R. § 144.88. The alleged LCC was closed and replaced with a septic system that was approved for use by the State of Hawaiʻi Department of Health on July 26, 2017.

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