The Honolulu Rapid Transit Project is beset by a litany of bad news. From Council members' failure to disclose gifts from Rail advocates ahead of the vote to approve the Rail project to the realization that the rail project is a nearly billion dollars over-budget, the future of the project is far from certain.
In case you missed it, here is some of the stories making headlines around the Rail project:
Ethics Probe Could Threaten Votes on Rail and Other Projects, KITV News, January 23, 2015.
Council stripped federal bus funds from rail project, Honolulu Star Advertiser, January 31, 2015.
Get Realistic Rail Budget or Buck Stops Here, David Shapiro, Honolulu Star Advertiser, January 11, 2015. (paid content)
Caldwell, HART maintain haphazard rail budget path, David Shapiro, Honolulu Star Advertiser, February 8, 2015
Don't Extend the Transit Tax to Pay for Honolulu Rail, Civil Beat February 15, 2015.
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