“Rail Is So Ridiculous”

·By John Temple

Spend a few hours with the leading opponent of Honolulu’s $5.5 billion elevated rail project and you’ll hear why it’s a waste of money, won’t reduce congestion or be energy efficient. Cliff Slater says we should be looking for ways to speed up commutes.


Whose vision do you buy? That of the city or that of Cliff Slater, who says the rail project is wasteful and won't help with congestion? Share your thoughts in our rail discussion.