Ha‘upu View workforce-housing complex blessed

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

The Ha‘upu View housing project is ready for its blessing Monday along Pua Loke Street in Lihu‘e.

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

Kahu Sean Chun, left, completes the blessing of Ha‘upu View by emptying the calabash of cleansing water, as dignitaries from left Council Chair Arryl Kaneshiro, Hawai‘i Housing Development Corporation Executive Director Denise Iseri-Masubara, Makani Maeva of the Ahe Group, Carole Lau of First Hawaiian Bank and Mayor Derek Kawakami beam following the untying of the symbolic lei at Ha‘upu View in Lihu‘e Monday.

LIHU‘E — The Kaua‘i County Housing Agency, in partnership with the Ahe Group, held a blessing ceremony Monday for the completion of Ha‘upu View, the county’s newest workforce-housing complex on Pua Loke Street.