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Honolulu City Council

Rail Divides Council Candidates

Rail Divides Council Candidates

FIRST IN A SERIES: Half of the candidates tell Civil Beat they're for it. The other half? They're not so sure.

Council Weighs Banning Gas Leaf-Blowers

Proposal would go further than state law limiting hours and totally end the usage of the noisy, and effective, landscaping tool. But enough concerns were raised that final passage is by no means certain.

Discussion: Should Honolulu Ban Gas Leaf-Blowers

The City Council is debating whether to go further than state law and impose an outright ban on gas leaf-blowers.
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