Gov. David Ige gutted the state’s public records law in the name of the coronavirus. Now it’s the norm for government agencies to ignore requests for information.
It’s about to get tougher to advertise illegal transient vacation rentals in Honolulu.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s administration will make final decisions by the end of the year in an attempt to close a $400 million budget shortfall.
A newly installed police commissioner asked the chief to explain why force is being used more often by Honolulu officers.
Mayor-elect Rick Blangiardi will have an opportunity to shape the group in charge of holding the Honolulu Police Department accountable.