Funding for the long-awaited yet controversial Wailuku Civic Complex was subject to scrutiny Tuesday, as councilmembers of the Economic Development and Budget Committee debated the scope and need of Phase 1B of the project, the parking structure. Councilmembers voted 6-3 to cut the budget for the parking structure in half, allowing for a down-sizing of the proposed four-story … [Read more...] about Committee Votes to Reduce Funding for Wailuku Parking Garage
So everyone’s seen reWailuku’s fancy new video of the proposed Wailuku Civic Hub, right? It’s on YouTube if you haven’t yet seen it, so by all means click here to see it. The video is a remarkable computer-designed projection of what the reWailuku hopes a snazzy new 428-stall parking garage in the heart of Wailuku Town will look like (spoiler: it looks like a futuristic … [Read more...] about Could the proposed Wailuku Civic Hub help gentrify Wailuku Town?
Whoa. Just whoa. I mean, damn. I just watched reWailuku's shiny new video of the proposed Wailuku Civic Hub, and I'm just speechless. And no, that's not a good thing. Billed as "the Next Big Thing," the project (yet again) seeks to redevelop the Wailuku Municipal Parking Lot. "The reWailuku planning effort resulted in an urban design concept for the … [Read more...] about You gotta watch this shiny new video of reWailuku’s proposed ‘Wailuku Civic Hub’