Taken for a Ride: ‘We Got That Message,’ Ed Board Chairman Says

·By Katherine Poythress

Editor’s note: This article is part of a series on Hawaii’s runaway school bus costs. Read other articles in the series.

Continuing to increase school bus fares and ask legislators for more money is not going to solve the problem of runaway school bus costs, Board of Education Chairman Don Horner says.

Civil Beat asked Horner to talk about what state education officials should be doing to control rapidly rising school transportation costs, serious financial issues that have been documented in Civil Beat‘s investigative series, Taken for a Ride.

Civil Beat analyzed hundreds


What should the Board of Education be doing about rising school bus costs?