Affordable senior housing project would fill critical need

  • An artist's rendering of Hale Kapuna.
  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Hilo Realtor Hank Correa is hoping to build a new housing project at 1198 Kinoole St. in Hilo for low-income seniors. The house currently on the lot would be relocated.

A Hilo developer is hoping to build a new housing project for a vastly underserved demographic: low-income seniors.