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Maui mayor calls for ‘shared sacrifice’

  • STAR-ADVERTISER
                                <strong>Richard Bissen: </strong>
                                <em>Maui’s mayor is asking short-term rental owners to make their units available for fire survivors </em>

    STAR-ADVERTISER

    Richard Bissen:

    Maui’s mayor is asking short-term rental owners to make their units available for fire survivors

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Long-term housing is needed for survivors of the deadly Aug. 8 wildfire on Maui. Pictured in November are charred homes and vehicles in Lahaina.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Long-term housing is needed for survivors of the deadly Aug. 8 wildfire on Maui. Pictured in November are charred homes and vehicles in Lahaina.

The Maui County Council on Tuesday approved Mayor Richard Bissen’s proposal to offer a substantial tax break to homeowners who convert their short-term rentals into long-term housing for those displaced by the Aug. 8 wildfires. Read more

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