New building permit system 3 months out

Michael Yee
Neal Tanaka, acting deputy Building Division chief, left, and Andrew Donovan, acting Building Division chief, work on a computer at the Building Department at the West Hawaii Civic Center in April. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today file)
Jules Ung

HILO — A multi-agency software system designed to streamline the planning and building permit process has been delayed another three months, but there is a light at the end of the tunnel.