Council mulls using eminent domain for affordable housing

Laurel Smith / The Garden Island

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

LIHU‘E — The Kaua‘i County Council will vote today on whether the county will use eminent domain to acquire a 23.5-acre parcel of land in Kilauea.