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Handi-Van Users Are Stuck On Hold Due To Lack Of Staff David Croxford/Civil Beat/2022

Handi-Van Users Are Stuck On Hold Due To Lack Of Staff

City leaders say they’re working to fix the latest, “unacceptable” call wait times. But the fix could take a while.

Pilot And Passenger Statements Describe Hawaii Helicopter Crash Hawaii County Fire Department via AP/2022

Pilot And Passenger Statements Describe Hawaii Helicopter Crash

The helicopter was found lying on its left side with significant damage to the cockpit, and the tail boom was nearly 800 feet from the main wreckage, according to a report.

Neighborhood Parking Zones Are Still Not Being Set Up. Here’s Why Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Neighborhood Parking Zones Are Still Not Being Set Up. Here’s Why

Oahu residents covet neighborhood street parking, but a pilot study to manage and restrict those spaces has been stuck in limbo for five years.

TheBus Reports 20,000 More Rides During Honolulu’s Free-Fare Promotion Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

TheBus Reports 20,000 More Rides During Honolulu’s Free-Fare Promotion

It’s not yet clear how many of those added riders kept using TheBus after the weeklong deal ended.

TheBus Is Trying To Recover Riders Lost During The Pandemic. Why Not Cut Fares? Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2020

TheBus Is Trying To Recover Riders Lost During The Pandemic. Why Not Cut Fares?

A sustained fare cut isn’t part of a campaign next month to boost ridership. City transportation leaders say the move could hurt Oahu’s existing bus service.

Molokai Travelers Have Direct Line To Airline Executive Who Can ‘Make A Flight Appear’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Molokai Travelers Have Direct Line To Airline Executive Who Can ‘Make A Flight Appear’

The pandemic slashed Molokai air travel options. In a pinch, this airline executive gets Friendly Isle residents where they need to be.

‘Death Trap’: Here’s What Happened When A Diamond Head Mom Bought A Street Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

‘Death Trap’: Here’s What Happened When A Diamond Head Mom Bought A Street

The City and County of Honolulu is preparing to take over Leahi Avenue after a two-year tug of war that left neighbors fuming.

Keona Blanks: When It Comes To Good Bikeways, Hawaii Has A Flat Tire Courtesy: Anthony Chang/2022

Keona Blanks: When It Comes To Good Bikeways, Hawaii Has A Flat Tire

The battle for better bike infrastructure has been raging since the 1980s, but we’ve seen little progress.

DOT Backpedals On Kauai Airport Expansion Following Public Outrage Brittany Lyte/Civil Beat/2022

DOT Backpedals On Kauai Airport Expansion Following Public Outrage

The new master plan for Lihue Airport will focus on improving existing facilities rather than adding more gates.

Waimanalo Businesses Are Struggling To Survive Ongoing Road Work Alicia Lou/Civil Beat/2022

Waimanalo Businesses Are Struggling To Survive Ongoing Road Work

Residents are steering clear of the congested Kalanianaole Highway while businesses suffer.