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Condemned Waikiki walk-up is eyed for affordable housing

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Mayor Rick Blangiardi announced Friday that the city has assumed ownership of a derelict apartment building at 1615 Ala Wai Blvd. in Waikiki following nearly two years of condemnation proceedings.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Mayor Rick Blangiardi announced Friday that the city has assumed ownership of a derelict apartment building at 1615 Ala Wai Blvd. in Waikiki following nearly two years of condemnation proceedings.

The City and County of Honolulu says a three-story, 1940s-era Waikiki walk-up left abandoned for decades and that had become a target for squatters, graffiti taggers and vandals will be revitalized. Read more

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