New housing projects give hope to some Maui fire survivors

Andrew Vliet / Special to the Star-Advertiser

Kumu Hula Pueo Pata blesses the Fraser Ohana as they accept the first unit of the Ke Ao Maluhia at Maui Lani development on Tuesday, April 30, 2024.

HONOLULU — Gov. Josh Green, Maui Mayor Richard Bissen and other officials marked major milestones in providing more transitional housing for survivors of the Aug. 8, 2023, Maui wildfires.