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Honolulu Rail Project

When Leases End, Lessors Could Gain From Rail

When Leases End, Lessors Could Gain From Rail

Government, Bishop Estate show up on list of underlying landowners.
HART: Full Steam Ahead For Ansaldo Rail Contract

HART: Full Steam Ahead For Ansaldo Rail Contract

Last-ditch objections fail to sway Honolulu transit panel.

Civil Beat Corrects Articles on Rail Land Ownership

Aloun Farms doesn't stand to gain from development along route.
Capitol Watch: Oct. 13

Capitol Watch: Oct. 13

UPDATED 5 p.m. State tax revenues up; $17.9M for FEMA shelter in Kau; Mufi gets SHOPO nod; and Hawaii's U.S. Senate race a toss up.

Rail = Jobs

Rail is the only project waiting in the wings large enough to have impact on rising unemployment.
Rail Price Drops Again In New Draft Financial Plan

Rail Price Drops Again In New Draft Financial Plan

UPDATED Latest projection cuts construction costs by $143 million, to $5.17 billion.