It would be a simple solution to help reduce neighbor-island traffic — and make life better for the locals there, a UH economist says.
Colleen Hanabusa says she drafted bills and monitored legislation on her own, not because she expected a contract or financial reward from the transit board.
Newly released documents confirm what many suspected: that the contract and its restrictive qualifications were written with the former congresswoman in mind.
The fuel escaped via the bottom of a storage tank. Operators detected the spill when noticing an “inventory discrepancy.”
But Biki still faces steep hurdles recovering from the pandemic, including a spike in vandalized and damaged bikes.
The FTA says it “will discuss all possible options” amid rail’s latest, massive cost increases and schedule delays.
Locals say it’s difficult for seniors and passengers with disabilities to use Mokulele’s smaller planes.
State officials say the measure would speed up the cumbersome procurement process, but others worry it would make legitimate bid appeals unaffordable.
Forecasters didn’t predict whether the storms, which can range in force from a tropical depression to a hurricane, will actually make landfall in the Hawaiian islands.