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A Honolulu City Council member wants to levy a $1,000 fine for people who illegally junk their cars.
Can Carol Fukunaga’s hyperlocal approach overcome the islandwide perspective of three challengers, including one with widespread union backing?
A City Council committee passes a bill that would prohibit any more extensions, even though they’re intended to increase safety.
A ban on thin plastic bags remains, but some stores have gotten around it by using thicker bags.
Environmentalists who once supported a Honolulu City Council bag bill, now say that the amended version doesn’t go far enough.
The City Council approves a resolution calling for a limit on cooperating with the federal crackdown on immigration.
UPDATED: Honolulu leaders approve two homelessness bills, including one that would again expand the sit-lie ban. Mayor Kirk Caldwell says he’s unlikely to sign one of them.