Work on senior housing facility to begin in 2022

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Bob Williams, left, points while he walks with Jay Kelley on land that will be the site for a senior housing facility Thursday near the University of Hawaii at Hilo. The property is located between Kapiolani, Kawili and Kinoole Streets.

A senior housing complex more than 10 years in the making will finally begin construction in Hilo next year.