Social Scene: Beach Gatherings

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Officials are putting new restrictions in place on Oahu, after the state reported 207 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday.

But, is that enough? Department of Health Director, Bruce Anderson, is now targeting beaches, saying the large gatherings is one area that he’s most concerned. 

We had reports of a huge drum circle at Little Beach on Maui. Ala Moana Beach Park was also packed over the weekend. HPD had to break up a large gathering at Waimea Bay.

Honolulu Mayor, Kirk Caldwell is frustrated and is trying to outlaw large tents on beaches.

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