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Kakaako Development

Denby Fawcett: Saving Mature Trees in Kakaako Courtesy: Howard Hughes Corp.

Denby Fawcett: Saving Mature Trees in Kakaako

Developers say they are preserving trees when they can but environmentalists and residents are worried.
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.
Denby Fawcett: Will Next Governor Protect Park Space in Kakaako?

Denby Fawcett: Will Next Governor Protect Park Space in Kakaako?

All four candidates say they want public park space but each has his own idea on how much and how to get it.
Three Candidates, Three Views on Future of Fast-Growing Kakaako PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Three Candidates, Three Views on Future of Fast-Growing Kakaako

Mufi Hannemann, David Ige and Duke Aiona discuss housing, infrastructure and the governor's influence on the area under control of state redevelopment district.
Honolulu Mayor Celebrates Renovated Kakaako Park Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Honolulu Mayor Celebrates Renovated Kakaako Park

Developer Stanford Carr donated money to add a new basketball court, playground and landscaping.
Howard Hughes Withdraws Petition to Provide Fewer Affordable Units in Kakaako PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Howard Hughes Withdraws Petition to Provide Fewer Affordable Units in Kakaako

The developer asked HCDA to clarify whether it would be OK to provide rentals that remain inexpensive for a longer period of time in lieu of for-sale units.
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