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The first phase of renovations at O'ahu's oldest park are nearly complete. Thomas Square has a new irrigation system, fresh grass and is free of unhealthy trees.
The $1.18 million dollar project is the first of three phases.
Park users told Island News although there haven't been any major changes they appreciate the improvements.

"There were so many homeless people here and that's why I avoided this area. Now I notice it's cleaner, so I hope it'll be better to use," said Takaaki Ito.

Phase two of the project is set to begin soon.
Crews will install new walkways to be placed near a commissioned statue of King Kamehameha III. Renovations are set to wrap up next summer.

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