Funds sought for demolition of Uncle Billy’s

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Damage sustained in a March 4 fire at the former Uncle Billy's Hilo Bay Hotel is evident on Wednesday.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald The former Uncle Billy's Hilo Bay Hotel was damaged by a fire on March 4.

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources Land Division is seeking money from the Legislature to demolish the former Uncle Billy’s Hilo Bay Hotel building.