Kaua‘i County Council discusses buying Coco Palms

Guthrie Scrimgeour / The Garden Island file

Developers set up posts to hold dust screens at the Coco Palms property in Wailua in January 2023.

LIHU‘E — After 30 years of failed attempts at private development and little progress made in improving the condition of the dilapidated Coco Palms Resort, the Kaua‘i County Council is considering taking matters into its own hands.