Inside Honolulu

Honolulu’s Newest Sister City — Fengxian District, China

·By civilbeat

Honolulu Mayor Peter Carlisle inked a deal today to add another sister city to the roster.

The agreement is between the Fengxian District, which is along the coast of South Shanghai that has a population of more than 1 million people.

It is Honolulu’s fifth sister city in China. In all, Honolulu has 29 sister city relationships.

Here’s a statement from Carlisle after signing the new agreement with Fengxian District Mayor Zhuang Shaoqin:

“Fengxian District is a vibrant, growing community that we’re very proud to call our sister,” Carlisle said. “This agreement will strengthen our ties