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Kakaako agency too secretive


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Sep 05, 2012

~~<p>The state agency responsible for development of Kakaako is taking a major step toward what may be the first of numerous skyscrapers and should invite extensive comments about the plan. Instead, it is keeping details away from the public while proceeding with underpinning support from the Abercrombie administration, which controls much of the process.</p>
<p>The plan to build a condominium tower up to 650 feet high &mdash; 50 percent taller than Honolulu's highest existing building &mdash; was announced last December.</p>
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The state agency responsible for development of Kakaako is taking a major step toward what may be the first of numerous skyscrapers and should invite extensive comments about the plan. Instead, it is keeping details away from the public while proceeding with underpinning support from the Abercrombie administration, which controls much of the process.

The plan to build a condominium tower up to 650 feet high — 50 percent taller than Honolulu's highest existing building — was announced last December. Login for more...



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