No decision on Punalu‘u Village

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Former County Council member Emily Naeole speaks Thursday to the large crowd gathered outside the County Building in Hilo. Hundreds of people, many who drove up from Ka'u, showed up for a meeting of the Windward Planning Commission regarding a permit for a proposed development in Punalu'u.

Hundreds of people gathered Thursday at the County Building in Hilo to express their opposition to a proposed development for the Punalu‘u area of Ka‘u.