The Beat

Evictions Continue at Kahuku Village

·By civilbeat

For some residents of a former plantation village in Kahuku, Thanksgiving isn’t so happy this year. 

Glen Maghanoy, a village resident and president of the Kahuku Plantation Residents Association, says his belongings are being hauled out of his house this week. He lost a court battle earlier this month to stay his eviction. 

Maghanoy is one of about 30 residents entangled in a complicated legal battle with Florida-based developer Continental Pacific. Residents have been fighting to stay in their homes and stave off gentrification in the midst of Continental Pacific’s attempts to develop