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Derelict lots spur calls for harsher penalties

  • DENNIS ODA
    Rubbish piles up against a rusty fence along the beach behind a home owned by Japa­nese billionaire Gen­shiro Kawa­moto. The property also is full of weeds. Neighbor Richard Turbin, left, says the city should be doing more to force property owners like Kawa­moto to maintain their lots.
  • JIM BORG / JBORG@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Vandals have tagged a vacant beachfront mansion owned by Japa­nese billionaire Gen­shiro Kawa­moto. Many of Kawa­moto’s properties on Kahala Avenue are empty and covered with weeds. This one is at 4585 Kahala Ave., near Huna­kai Street.
  • DENNIS ODA / doda@staradvertiser.com

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