Inside Honolulu

Cayetano Calls for City To Stop Rail Work

·By civilbeat

In light of Friday’s Hawaii Supreme Court ruling on rail, former Hawaii Gov. Ben Cayetano has called on the city and county of Honolulu to halt work on the $5.26 billion project.

Cayetano, who’s running for Honolulu mayor, sent a letter Monday to current Mayor Peter Carlisle and Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation Executive Director Dan Grabauskas asking them to save taxpayer dollars by complying with the high court’s ruling and complete archeological survey work before continuing with construction.

Here’s an excerpt:

By allowing the design and construction work to continue the City