Connections charter school case being appealed to high court

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald file photo Signs that protest the potential Connections Public Charter School Kaumana campus are lined up in front of homes on Kaumana Drive.

The state Land Use Commission’s denial of an application by Connections New Century Public Charter School for a special use permit to build a campus in Hilo on about 70 acres of state land zoned for agriculture is being appealed.