Affordable housing advocates want state to purchase Waipouli apartments

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Affordable housing advocates from left Fern Holland, Laura McCain, Alice Switzer and Melory Mande held up signs as cars drove by on Kuhio Highway near the Courtyards at Waipouli apartments on Wednesday, May 31, 2023.

WAIPOULI — Affordable housing advocates are asking state and county lawmakers to purchase the Courtyards at Waipouli apartments and make a 60-year commitment to securing all 82 units as affordable housing.