A Garbage-Filled Swamp Filled in Downtown Honolulu

Did you know that downtown Honolulu once had a salt water swamp filled with garbage? Residents of houses right on the margins of the swamp could smell the decaying leaves, vegetables, and other items, and a dead horse was even floating in the middle of the swamp. Read more about it in the Evening Bulletin’s editorial “An Official Nuisance.”

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