Archives by Month:

PAPAKŌLEA, OʻAHU – Aging infrastructure and a reluctance to leave a lifetime of memories behind had homesteader Darleen Kaniho living in uninhabitable conditions for several years in her childhood home in Papakōlea. With the help of Honolulu Habitat for Humanity, Darleen was able to rebuild on her ʻāina hānau with memories intact. Today, Darleen received the ...
Read More

KALAMA’ULA, MOLOKA’I – The journey to homeownership for Kalama’ula’s newest homesteaders came to a close today when Happy Kaleikini and Conrad “Zuzu” Aquino received the keys to their new Moloka’i home. Happy Kaleikini, 53, originally received his homestead lease in 1985, but was unable to afford the cost of construction at the time. As a result the lot ...
Read More

The U.S. Department of the Interior is giving until Monday, August 29, 2016, to provide input regarding Act 173, a state law proposing to amend the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act of 1920 (HHCA) by permitting the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) to lease by direct negotiation and at fair market rents, and for a term not to ...
Read More

Notice of Annual Hawaiian Homes Commission  Regular Meetings On Monday, August 22, 2016 at 9:30 a.m.* and Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. at the Līhuʻe State Building, Conference Rooms A-C 3060 ʻEiwa Street, Līhuʻe, Kauaʻi 96766 Hawaiian Homes Commission Meeting agendas are available approximately one week in advance on the HHC Meetings page on our ...
Read More