Another study needed for Uncle Billy’s Hilo Bay Hotel site

  • Grand Naniloa Hotel guests are able to park on the old Uncle Billy's property on Banyan Drive in Hilo. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)
  • Grand Naniloa Hotel guests are able to park on the old Uncle Billy's property on Banyan Drive in Hilo. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)
  • Grand Naniloa Hotel guests are able to park on the old Uncle Billy’s property on Banyan Drive in Hilo. (Hollyn Johnson/Tribune-Herald)

  • Courtesy image An artist rendition of a new 125-room hotel proposed to be built on the former site of Uncle Billy’s Hilo Bay Hotel on Banyan Drive in Hilo.

HILO — Another study will be needed before the former Uncle Billy’s Hilo Bay Hotel site can be redeveloped.