News Archive, 1998–2009

News Archive, 1998–2009 2016-11-10T15:18:39+00:00

Restore the Natatorium in Waikiki, an Editorial by Peter Apo
The Honolulu Advertiser, April 14, 2009

The Natatorium Pool May Go
The Honolulu Advertiser, March 23, 2009

City to contract for another study on alternate uses for the Waikiki War Memorial site
The Honolulu Advertiser, June 21, 2006

“He’s making good on a campaign promise,” said Peter Apo, spokesman for Friends of the Natatorium, the group that wanted the structure restored.
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, January 4, 2005

Hanneman takes Oath of Office as the Mayor of the City and County of Honolulu. Reaffirms intention to halt all work on Natatorium on his first day in office.
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, January 3, 2005

Peter Apo, spokesman for Friends of the Natatorium, talked yesterday at the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium about why the memorial should remain.
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, December 8, 2004

James Bickerton, Attorney representing the “Kaimana Beach Coalition,” sues the City in order to stop restoration of the War Memorial
Associated Press, 11/25/2004

Waikiki Aquarium Proposes turning the Natatorium Site into Aquarium Feature
The Honolulu Advertiser, October 14, 2004

Natatorium project under way. But some City Council members … In May the city closed the restrooms at the Natatorium after a section on the pool deck
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, September 23, 2004

State Department of Health Announces New Rules for Saltwater pools
Press Release from the Hawaii State Department of Health, July 2002

Natatorium’s fate likely rests with next Council …
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 07/04/2002

The Natatorium was rededicated on Memorial Day in 2000 after the city completed restoration of its…
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 07/05/2002

“The Kaimana Beach Coalition,” asks for stricter rules for the Natatorium Pool at a Department of Health hearing …
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 2001

Saltwater pool rules subject of hearings
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, January 29, 2001

Honolulu kept putting off the expense of fixing the Natatorium, and the structure…
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 05/26/2000

BBOth Memorial Day and the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium have special meaning for sisters Katherine “Kay” Napoleon, 91, and Maleka Brown, 87. …
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 05/26/2000

City cleared to start Natatorium restoration work … The city can proceed with restoration of the Waikiki War Memorial and Natatorium…
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 08/04/1999

Bullet The issue: Opponents of full restoration of the Waikiki Natatorium advocate demolition of the pool and grandstand…
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 08/03/1999

Mayor Jeremy Harris, the Friends of the Natatorium and other supporters of full restoration have long held that destroying any section of the 72-year-old …
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 07/31/1999

Friends of the Natatorium met with the news media …
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 07/30/99

The natatorium was built as a tribute to Hawaii’s World War I veterans…
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 07/12/1999

A Circuit Court ruling that the renovated Waikiki Natatorium…
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 06/23/1999

Bernstein and Bickerton file suit representing the “Kaimana Beach Coaltion” against the City and County of Honolulu and the Department of Health to stop the restoration of the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium.
Pacific Business News, 01/05/1999

The Waikiki Natatorium is a memorial to Hawaii’s World War I dead….
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, 04/14/1998