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Aloha, HPU

Hawaii Pacific University takes over the prime but problematic Aloha Tower site, which has underachieved for decades

By Lee Catterall

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 14, 2013

~~<p>Making the rounds upon becoming president of Hawaii Pacific University, Geoffrey Bannister told then-Mayor Peter Carlisle in the summer of 2011 &quot;that I was new to town, that if anything was coming up that looked interesting, he'd probably hear about it before I did, and I asked him to let me know.&quot;</p>
<p>Bannister says Carlisle told him that he &quot;had a project in mind and he'd have the developer call me, and it was Aloha Tower,&quot; within walking distance from HPU's Fort Street Mall classrooms.</p>
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Making the rounds upon becoming president of Hawaii Pacific University, Geoffrey Bannister told then-Mayor Peter Carlisle in the summer of 2011 "that I was new to town, that if anything was coming up that looked interesting, he'd probably hear about it before I did, and I asked him to let me know."

Bannister says Carlisle told him that he "had a project in mind and he'd have the developer call me, and it was Aloha Tower," within walking distance from HPU's Fort Street Mall classrooms. Login for more...



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