POSTED: 5:56 p.m. HST, Apr 15, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 6:23 p.m. HST, Apr 15, 2013
Mayor Kirk Caldwell delivered the first quarterly report Monday on what he hopes will be an unprecedented push to repair Honolulu’s crumbling roads.
The city, Caldwell said, has repaved 77 lane miles across Oahu during his first three months in office.
Fourteen new road projects totalling $106 million of work have gone out to repaving contractors since February — and that’s on top of 17 road work projects under way that total more than $188 million, according to Department of Design and Construction documents released Monday.
Caldwell called the road repaving his administration’s top priority. “We’re moving very aggressively and we’re not going to stop,”