Senior apartments to open soon

LIHUE — Rental units are still available in the new Rice Camp Senior Apartments on Hoala Street behind the Lihue fire station.

Applications can be picked up at the County Housing Agency at the Lihue Civic Center, Piikoi Building, Suite 330 or online at

Set to open next month, the first phase of the affordable housing complex offers one- and two-bedroom units with a number of amenities including Energy Star appliances, water-saving fixtures and ceiling fans.

In addition, there are accessible walkways throughout the property that lead to community garden plots and a community center with management offices and space to hold social and community activities.

Rent for the one-bedroom units are $680 a month while the two-bedroom units go for $817 per month, electricity and water included.

Applicants must meet all eligibility requirements including HUD income limits: one person, $38,160, and two people, $43,620.

Rice Camp is being developed by the Vitus Group in partnership with the County of Kauai and EAH Housing.

Info: EAH Housing, (808) 439-6286


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