A new state budget approved by lawmakers could help the future of Waikiki Beach

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13 million dollars have been approved to improve the seawall by the Royal Hawaii hotel, Sheraton Waikiki and other man made structures around Waikiki beach.

Crews are expected to begin work in late summer or early fall of this year. 

No word on when the new seawall will be completed. 

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