Council authorizes steps to take over Kilauea property for affordable housing

Laurel Smith / The Garden Island

The site of a 23.5-acre lot situated makai of Kuhio Highway on Kilauea Road the county is currently pursuing to acquire for affordable housing.

LIHU‘E — The Kaua‘i County Council has authorized the first steps in condemnation by eminent domain of a 23.5-acre lot in Kilauea for an affordable housing project.