Building code lives to fight another day: Skeptical County Council wants lots of changes

  • HPM workers build a housing component in this July 31, 2020, file photo. (Nancy Cook Lauer/West Hawaii Today)

  • A factory built home sits on HPM’s lot in this July 31, 2020, file photo. (Nancy Cook Lauer/West Hawaii Today)

After almost six hours of extremely detailed and sometimes tense debate, the County Council on Wednesday first killed, then resurrected, a new residential building code.