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Hawaii News Now
Rail debate spills over into mayoral racereduce ridership means that taxpayers would paying for more of the rail's annua
Rail debate spills over into mayoral race
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 hours ago
reduce ridership means that taxpayers would paying for more of the rail's annual operating costs. "Think about it, if you end at Aloha Stadium like some have talked or if you end at Middle Street, fewer people will ride it," said Mayor Kirk Caldwe... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
City unveils new renderings of Ala Moana Beach park upgradesrenderings released Friday how officials plan to tackle everything from parking
City unveils new renderings of Ala Moana Beach park upgrades
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
renderings released Friday how officials plan to tackle everything from parking congestion to the park's entrance. Mayor Kirk Caldwell says when the park was envisioned in the 1930s, it was supposed to have an entrance at Piikoi Street. He says... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hanabusa faces big challenges as new chair of board overseeing railfor Rapid Transportation board Chairman Don Horner's resignation last week in r
Hanabusa faces big challenges as new chair of board overseeing rail
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
for Rapid Transportation board Chairman Don Horner's resignation last week in response to a critical audit. Mayor Kirk Caldwell, who appointed Hanabusa to the board, said Hanabusa's tell-it-like-it-is style will be seen as refreshing. "It... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rail project faces potentially costly obstacle in Dillingham areaproblem two days ago but CEO Dan Grabauskas declined comment, saying his staff
Rail project faces potentially costly obstacle in Dillingham area
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
problem two days ago but CEO Dan Grabauskas declined comment, saying his staff hasn't briefed him yet. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell said HART should be more transparent about potentially costly obstacles like utility lines. HART officials only... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
HART board selects Hanabusa as new chairOahu’s $6.5 billion rail project has selected Colleen Hanabusa as its new chair
HART board selects Hanabusa as new chair
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
Oahu’s $6.5 billion rail project has selected Colleen Hanabusa as its new chair. The board vote comes as a day after Mayor Kirk Caldwell appointed Hanabusa to a second five-year term, through June 30, 2021. “Colleen Hanabusa already has proven her... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Insurance executive selected to replace Horner on HART boardwill chair the board is selected to take place. He’ll serve the remainder of Ho
Insurance executive selected to replace Horner on HART board
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
will chair the board is selected to take place. He’ll serve the remainder of Horner’s term, through June 30, 2020. Mayor Kirk Caldwell said Matsumoto has a long history of public service – and shepherding big institutions through tough... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Council chairman pulls papers for potential mayoral bidhas still not officially declared his candidacy, although he has often said he
Council chairman pulls papers for potential mayoral bid
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
has still not officially declared his candidacy, although he has often said he wants to be mayor. And he has butted heads with Mayor Kirk Caldwell on several issues, including the handling of the rail project and how the city has tackled homelessne... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell responds to HART auditHonolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell describes HART's official audit as unsurprising. H
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell responds to HART audit
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell describes HART's official audit as unsurprising. He says one of the biggest challenges the city needs to overcome is the apparent lack of trust over not just what rail officials report, but when. "I think there's been a... Read more
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The Maui News
Chairman resigns amid concerns about $6.5B rail projectthe Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation because he does not want to be
Chairman resigns amid concerns about $6.5B rail project
The Maui News / Posted 16 days ago
the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation because he does not want to be a distraction to the rail project. Mayor Kirk Caldwell said he will begin searching for Horner's replacement immediately, Hawaii News Now reported. "For me, it's... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Failing to communicate could cripple efforts to help homelessPacific Alliance to Stop Slavery. Last week the City Council voted to slash ne
Failing to communicate could cripple efforts to help homeless
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
Pacific Alliance to Stop Slavery. Last week the City Council voted to slash nearly $6 million from the money Mayor Kirk Caldwell requested for housing programs and homelessness, even threatening to shut down the city's newest shelter Hale... Read more
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Island Packet
Chairman resigns amid concerns about $6.5B rail projectthe Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation because he does not want to be
Chairman resigns amid concerns about $6.5B rail project
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation because he does not want to be a distraction to the rail project. Mayor Kirk Caldwell said he will begin searching for Horner's replacement immediately, Hawaii News Now reported... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Audit finds $6.5B rail project could face extensive cost overrunsa matter of whether we're doing it in a responsible manner," said Martin, who i
Audit finds $6.5B rail project could face extensive cost overruns
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
a matter of whether we're doing it in a responsible manner," said Martin, who is considering running against Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell, who’s up for re-election this year. Reached by phone Friday, Horner said "these are very important matters... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Mayors banning public travel to North Carolina, Mississippianti-discrimination rules for gay and transgender people for public accommodati
Mayors banning public travel to North Carolina, Mississippi
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
anti-discrimination rules for gay and transgender people for public accommodations and restroom use. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell announced the moratorium on non-essential travel by city employees late Thursday. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Council chair calls for HART CEO's resignationalready and before we start losing some limbs, some action needs to be taken,"
Council chair calls for HART CEO's resignation
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
already and before we start losing some limbs, some action needs to be taken," Martin said. In a letter to Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell today, Martin was critical of Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation Chair Don Horner, who said last week... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Honolulu's mayor, Hawaii's members of Congress may face no re-election oppositionthan their potential challengers, making it difficult to oppose someone who’s a
Honolulu's mayor, Hawaii's members of Congress may face no re-election opposition
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
than their potential challengers, making it difficult to oppose someone who’s already in office. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell had $1.6 million in campaign funds at the end of last year, more than three times as much as Council Chair... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
First look at future rail stations in West Oahuassume it's been here forever and all the controversy of today will be long for
First look at future rail stations in West Oahu
Hawaii News Now / Posted a month ago
assume it's been here forever and all the controversy of today will be long forgotten like H-3," said Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell. Nan Inc. won the $56 million contract to build the UH West Oahu station, the East Kapolei station and the... Read more
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The Maui News
Possible Zika virus cases investigated on Oahustanding water from their homes, fix leaky outdoor faucets, clean gutters and t
Possible Zika virus cases investigated on Oahu
The Maui News / Posted 1 months ago
standing water from their homes, fix leaky outdoor faucets, clean gutters and treat plants that hold water. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell said that following the instructions of the state's "Fight the Bite" campaign is important to stop the spread... Read more
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The Washington Times
Officials investigate possible Zika virus cases on Oahustanding water from their homes, fix leaky outdoor faucets, clean gutters and t
Officials investigate possible Zika virus cases on Oahu
The Washington Times / Posted 1 months ago
standing water from their homes, fix leaky outdoor faucets, clean gutters and treat plants that hold water. Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell said following the state’s “Fight the Bite” campaign is important to stop the spread of what could become a... Read more
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