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Ige Announces Nominees to Kakaako Development Board PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Ige Announces Nominees to Kakaako Development Board

Still missing is a cultural specialist — the position has been vacant for a year and a half.
OHA Seeks Input for Kakaako Makai Master Plan HCDA

OHA Seeks Input for Kakaako Makai Master Plan

The agency charged with helping Native Hawaiian beneficiaries will hold community meetings starting Feb. 17.
HCDA Greenlights Two More Kakaako Projects and Gives Director a Raise Cory Lum/Civil Beat

HCDA Greenlights Two More Kakaako Projects and Gives Director a Raise

The agency also decides to delay rule changes intended to boost the supply of low-income rental housing.
Caldwell Wants HCDA to Adopt City’s New Affordable Housing Rules

Caldwell Wants HCDA to Adopt City’s New Affordable Housing Rules

The state redevelopment agency in charge of development in Kakaako has been under fire for producing high-end condos.
Report: Provide Cheaper Housing, More Rental Units in Kakaako PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Report: Provide Cheaper Housing, More Rental Units in Kakaako

The Hawaii Community Development Authority may change its rules to ensure there's more affordable housing in fast-growing Kakaako.
Tiny Studio Apartments May Be Coming to Kakaako PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Tiny Studio Apartments May Be Coming to Kakaako

The Hawaii Community Development Authority is moving forward with a plan to develop micro units that low-income people can afford.
HCDA To Consider Director’s Salary Increase in Closed Meeting PF Bentley/Civil Beat

HCDA To Consider Director’s Salary Increase in Closed Meeting

UPDATED: Some Kakaako residents oppose the secrecy and proposed raise.
Affordable Housing Developer Urges HCDA to Approve Higher Asset Limit for Buyers Screen shot of Rycroft Terrace website

Affordable Housing Developer Urges HCDA to Approve Higher Asset Limit for Buyers

The Hawaii Community Development Authority is planning to take up the question at its meeting next week.
Hawaii Development Agency Expands Homeless Services in Kakaako Anita Hofschneider/Civil Beat

Hawaii Development Agency Expands Homeless Services in Kakaako

Board member questions whether the decision diverges from the agency's mission of revitalizing Kakaako
HCDA Defers Decision on Kewalo Harbor Lease Flickr

HCDA Defers Decision on Kewalo Harbor Lease

Residents, business operators push for more transparency. "It's people's livelihood on the line," says one merchant.
Hawaii Development Agency OKs Two New Kakaako Midrises PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Hawaii Development Agency OKs Two New Kakaako Midrises

The projects include a 65-foot parking structure that has upset some residents at One Waterfront Towers.
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