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Koa Ridge finally reaches building stage

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Castle & Cooke broke ground Thursday on a planned 3,500-home community in an area between Mililani and Waipio, where a Dole Food Co. pineapple plantation once stood (Castle & Cooke is a Dole sister company). David Murdock, Castle & Cooke’s billionaire owner, participated in the groundbreaking event. Murdock, center, was congratulated by Gov. David Ige, left. At right is Mayor Kirk Caldwell.

Perseverance. That word was used several times during a ceremony Thursday in Central Oahu where it has taken developer Castle & Cooke Hawaii nearly 20 years to move from planning to building a residential community called Koa Ridge. Read more

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