News

 11/13/13  City Council Approves Koa Ridge
                  Development Plan
                   Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
"Koa Ridge, a plan allowing Castle & Cooke Homes to build up to 3,500 homes and develop commercial areas between Waipio and Mililani, was approved 9-0 by the City Council today..." (more)
 
 
 11/13/13  Honolulu City Council Green Lights Koa Ridge                     Development
                  Hawaii News Now
 
"After a last puch by propoents and opponents of rezoning 575 acres of agricultural land..." (more)
 
 
  10/10/13  Castle & Cooke's Koa Ridge Clears Another
                  Hurdle with Honolulu Council  
                       Pacific Business News
 
"Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii's planned 3,500-home Koa Ridge master-planned community in Central Oahu has cleared another hurdle and is heading for another hearing before the Honolulu City Council..." (more) 
 
 
 9/13/13    Castle & Cooke's Koa Ridge Land-Use Change
                  Gets OK from Honolulu Council Committee 
                       Pacific Business News
 
"A Honolulu City Council Committee gave approval late Thursday night to a land-use change for some 500 acres of land in Central Oahu..."(more)
 
 
 9/13/13    City Council Committee Gives Preliminary OK
                   to Koa Ridge 
                       Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
"A bill rezoning 576 acres of agricultural land in Waipio for Castle & Cooke's large-scale Koa Ridge project was given preliminary approval by the City Council Planning Committee..." (more)
 
 
 9/12/13    City Agrees to Rezone Land for Koa Ridge                    Development  
                       KHON 2 News
 
One of the largest developments planned for the island cleared a major hurdle late Thursday Night..."(video)
 
 
 9/10/13    Koa Ridge Development Faces Hearing  
                       Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“Castle & Cooke Homes' large-scale and controversial Koa Ridge project between Waipio and Mililani will be the subject of a special meeting...”(more)
 
 
8/25/12     Court Sides Against Sierra Club in Reversal
                   of Koa Ridge Ruling 
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“The Sierra Club of Hawaii's record for blocking the Koa Ridge housing project in Central Oahu on legal grounds was reduced Friday in a ruling by the state Intermediate Court of Appeals...” (more)
 
 
 8/08/13    Koa Ridge Project Would Replace Large-
                   Scale Agriculture  
                       KITV News
 
“The Honolulu City Council passed a bill on first reading Wednesday that rezones 576 acres of farmland on the Central Oahu plateau...”(more)
 
 
 8/07/13    Controversial Koa Ridge Faces Delays  
                       KITV News
 
“Two obstacles now stop the controversial Koa Ridge project.”(video)
 
 
 7/11/13     Castle & Cooke's Koa Ridge Development Gets                     OK From Planning Commission  
                       Pacific Business News
 
“The City and County of Honolulu's Planning Commission approved a proposed land use change for Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii's 3500-home Koa Ridge master planned development...” (more)
 
 
7/11/13     Zoning Change for Koa Ridge Wins Approval  
                      Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“Koa Ridge, a proposed new community in Central Oahu, got a step closer to when the city Planning Commission..” (more)
 
 
7/11/13     Hurdles Cleared for Ho'opili , Koa Ridge  
                      Honolulu Magazine
 
“Two development projects in Ewa Beach and Central Oahu cleared hurdles yesterday, while the debate continued over...” (more)
 
 
7/10/13     City Planning Commission Approves Central                    O‘ahu Development Project 
Hawaii News Now
 
“A planned community in Central Oahu took a big step forward after the Honolulu Planning Commission approved a zone change...” (video)
 
 
 
6/22/12     State Panel Spells out terms of Ho'opili,
                   Koa Ridge 
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“The written decisions are little changed from the original conditions on the controversial plans...” (more)
 
 
 
6/08/12     Koa Ridge Approved 
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“The state gives developer the nod to build as many as 5,000 houses on Central Oahu farmland...” (more)
 
 
 
6/07/12     Koa Ridge Project Approved by Commission
                   on 7-0 Vote
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“The state Land Use Commission voted 7-0 today to approve construction of Koa Ridge...” (more)
 
 
 
4/06/12    3-on-3 Hearing on Koa Ridge Pits State
                    Against Opponents
 Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“Three state agencies threw their weight behind the proposed Koa Ridge housing development...” (more)
 
 
2/03/12     Land Commission Hears Familiar Debate in
                    Koa Ridge Case
 Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“When Ashley Ferreira was in fifth grade, she testified at the state Land Use Commission on developer Castle & Cooke's plan to build a community...” (more)
 
 
2/02/12     Castle & Cooke Takes Second Shot at Winning                     Approval for Koa Ridge Project
 Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“The state Land Use Commission is slated to begin  hearing a case today for turning 768 acres of farmland in Central Oahu between Mililani and Waipio into a 5,000-home community called Koa Ridge...” (more)
 
 
10/18/10    Land Use Commission Approves Koa Ridge
 Hawaii News Now
 
“HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hawaii Land Use Commission has approved Castle & Cooke's proposed Koa Ridge development in Central Oahu…” (more)
 
 
  
10/17/10    State Gives Final OK to Koa Ridge Project
 Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii received final state approval Friday to move ahead with its planned $2.2 billion Koa Ridge community in Central Oahu…” (more)
 
 
 
9/24/10    Koa Ridge Rezoning Gets Partial Approval
KHON2
 
“Supporters say it will create construction jobs for years to come…” (more)
 
  
 
9/24/10    Koa Ridge Project Given Green Light
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“Castle & Cooke Homes won state approval yesterday for the bulk of its proposed Koa Ridge community…” (more)
  
 
 
 3/14/10    Koa Ridge Aims for Village Feel
                                Honolulu Star-Advertiser
 
“Creating a new community is a painstaking process involving years of planning and preparation…” (more)

 

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