The Villages of Kapolei was an ambitious affordable housing plan from the beginning, but with projects of this size, bumps in the road are inevitable.
Now more than 4,000 homes and units later, the bumps in the road still remaining, are actual bumps.
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"The road that comes out of Walmart, it has areas where there are big patches. You wish you had a pogo stick to leap over them," said Lee Conley, a 23-year-old resident.
Some of the first streets in Kapolei have not been repaved since they were built in the late 1980s.