County releases draft vacation rental rules

  • Visitors and residents enjoy the saltwater pool at Kona by the Sea on Alii Drive. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Many amenities are available to vacation renters and condo residents at Kona by the Sea on Alii Drive. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Planning Director Michael Yee. (Nancy Cook Lauer/West Hawaii Today)

HILO — Will the county’s new vacation rental regulations affect you?