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EnVision Downtown Hilo 2025

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Welcome to the County of Hawai‘i’s EnVision Downtown Hilo 2025 homepage.

In this site, you wil find links to information related to Downtown Hilo.

Please feel free to explore and contact us with any further questions.

Planning Department - (808) 961-8288 or



The 2010-2012 Progress Report is Posted!

Visit our new crowdsourced placemaking website.  Here you can keep up-to-date on project implementation in Downtown Hilo.  Show your support by ‘liking’ your favorite projects and share comments.  get involved so we can see the changes we need to bring more life and vibrancy to Downtown Hilo!


5 Year Action Plan Update |November2010|

This is the latest EDH 2025 Action Plan update with a comprehensive list of actions supported by the community that we need to implement in order to achieve our Vision.


EDH Vision Concepts

These vision concepts are renderings to help us visualize and design special places in Downtown Hilo.  These concepts are not set in stone but serve as a starting place for further dialogue and action.


Community Design Patterns: A Guidebook for Downtown Hilo - June 2010 DRAFT

Design defines a community’s character and establishing design standards and guidelines are an important component to preserving Downtown Hilo’s unique ambiance and special features. This draft documents serves to bring landowners, businesses, developers, government, and community together to dialogue ways to guide development.


EDH 2025 VisionKeepers

The VisionKeepers are a group of community volunteers who hold a strong passion for Downtown Hilo and serve to support lead implementers in moving the Action Plan forward.  If you wish to serve as a VisionKeeper, please contact the Planning Department at (808) 961-8288 or email:


EnVision Downtown Hilo Documents

This link is a list of all published Downtown Hilo documents.