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Aloha, Obama center

Efforts are under way to attract President Barack Obama’s library or other legacy facility here, perhaps in Kakaako

By Vicki Viotti

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 13, 2013

~~<p>Kakaako Waterfront Park affords a clear vista toward the south, but it&rsquo;s the fact that Hawaii looks east that might interest the White House the most.</p>
<p>That&rsquo;s the hope, anyway, of the team of planners trying to pitch a site here &mdash; in Kakaako Makai, more than likely &mdash; for a President Barack Obama presidential center, in the city of his birth.</p>
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Kakaako Waterfront Park affords a clear vista toward the south, but it’s the fact that Hawaii looks east that might interest the White House the most.

That’s the hope, anyway, of the team of planners trying to pitch a site here — in Kakaako Makai, more than likely — for a President Barack Obama presidential center, in the city of his birth. Login for more...



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