KDI 1948 move to Breakers
Commercial Use Of Breakers Is Opposed Strenuous objection has develon ed among members of the board of public parks and recreation to turning turning The Breakers into a private drive-in drive-in drive-in concession. Dr. Katsumi Kometani, chairman ol the board's concessions commit tee, said Monday ne was sure his committee would not agree to make the former navy recreation eenter at waikiki the new site of the Ka-piolani Ka-piolani Ka-piolani Drive Inn. This action has been recom mended by the board's planning and maintenance committee. a ' a a "Anything as beautiful as the Breakers should be used for recreation recreation and should not be commercialized," commercialized," Dr. Kometani said. a a a The concessions committee will meet this week to consider The Breakers question. It will report to the full board next Monday, Dr. Kometani said. The Honolulu Junior Chamber of Commerce and other community groups have advocated turning The Ereakers. into a youth recreation center at Waikiki. a a a The recommendation to turn it over to the drive-in drive-in drive-in was made be cause the Kapiolani Drive Inn, now located on zoo grounds in Kapiolani park, will be forced to move when the zoo is renovated.