Media Releases

Architecture students from the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa presented their take on the traditional, multi-family Kauhale concept being developed by Hawaiian Home Lands.

Governor Neil Abercrombie today announced the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands Director Alapaki Nahale-a will leave the department on May 15, 2012. His resignation was accepted this afternoon.

Christmas came early for 28 families who were offered homesteads on Maui this morning by the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.

The Hawaiian Homes Commission gave approval this week to the determination of Finding of No Significant Impact (known as FONSI) for the Final Environmental Assessment for the Ka Makana Ali'i Conceptual Master Plan.

Hawaiian Homes Commission Chairman Alapaki Nahalea announced that the Hawaiian Home Lands Trust will be holding two meetings on Hawai'i Island this week to discuss a new homesteading opportunity with applicants on the island waitlist.