John Pritchett: Underwater In More Ways Than One - Honolulu Civil Beat

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John Pritchett

John Pritchett is an award-winning cartoonist. He has created artwork in Hawaii for decades, including 20 years at the Honolulu Weekly. See his portfolio on the web at: pritchettcartoons.com. Opinions are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect Civil Beat’s views.



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About the Author

John Pritchett

John Pritchett is an award-winning cartoonist. He has created artwork in Hawaii for decades, including 20 years at the Honolulu Weekly. See his portfolio on the web at: pritchettcartoons.com. Opinions are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect Civil Beat’s views.


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With what I have heard regarding many of the buildings along the rail route through downtown not being built to handle the rattling and shaking every time it goes by, makes stopping it at Middle St a no brainer!  Although tilting buildings, if they remain standing, could be a good tourist attraction ; )

Fedup808 · 1 year ago

Turn it into a bkie path

Sayitaintso · 1 year ago

Wasn't that always the main objective?  Build rail from the easiest location as fast as possible before taxpayers knew what hit em, then use the excuse that we are too far along to stop the project?

takoeye373 · 1 year ago

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