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School lands bill deserves try


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 24, 2013

~~<p>The state stands on the verge of a promising campaign for leveraging the value of school lands for the benefit of public education. This may end up being the only scheme for public-land redevelopment that survives this legislative session, after the repeal of the controversial Public Land Development Corp.</p>
<p>This would not be a bad thing. Many of Hawaii's schools were developed a half-century or even longer ago and are no longer as suited to the needs of schools today.</p>
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The state stands on the verge of a promising campaign for leveraging the value of school lands for the benefit of public education. This may end up being the only scheme for public-land redevelopment that survives this legislative session, after the repeal of the controversial Public Land Development Corp.

This would not be a bad thing. Many of Hawaii's schools were developed a half-century or even longer ago and are no longer as suited to the needs of schools today. Login for more...



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