HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Governor Neil Abercrombie continues to unveil his plans for a new development in Kakaako. It includes three buildings with residential and commercial space and a 650 foot high-rise that will be the tallest building in the state.
Half of the one-thousand units will be set at affordable housing prices. The seven year project is expected to generate half a billion dollars in spending which will create hundreds of jobs.
Governor Abercrombie's new Chief of Staff Bruce Coppa spoke about the plan Thursday on Hawaii News Now at 6:30.