Commission approves special use permit for proposed Island Naturals retail center

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Island Naturals has applied for the permit for the lot adjacent to Waiakea Villas on Kekuananoa Street in Hilo on Thursday, April 22, 2021.

  • RUDERMAN

A proposed new retail center in Hilo passed its first obstacle, despite concern from one resident about a drive-thru at a planned attached restaurant.