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Outlook brighter for second city


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 07, 2013

~~<p>The prospects for Kapolei growing into a fully fledged second city are getting brighter.</p>
<p>With the economy recovering, retailers and restaurants have been added to Oahu's &quot;second city,&quot; with commercial development from Fort Weaver Road to the western stretches of Kapolei going forward. Leading the way is the Ka Makana Ali&lsquo;i regional mall in East Kapolei, which would be expanded into the island's third-largest shopping center. It could break ground early next year, creating a potentially huge employment boon for the area. It's a development that could help to fulfill the long-dormant promise of West Oahu as a place to &quot;live, work, and play.&quot;</p>
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The prospects for Kapolei growing into a fully fledged second city are getting brighter.

With the economy recovering, retailers and restaurants have been added to Oahu's "second city," with commercial development from Fort Weaver Road to the western stretches of Kapolei going forward. Leading the way is the Ka Makana Ali‘i regional mall in East Kapolei, which would be expanded into the island's third-largest shopping center. It could break ground early next year, creating a potentially huge employment boon for the area. It's a development that could help to fulfill the long-dormant promise of West Oahu as a place to "live, work, and play." Login for more...



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