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Counties are responsible for naming island streets

By June Watanabe

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 16, 2013

~~<p>Question: What agency has control over naming new streets in Hawaii? Are there specific criteria it uses? Also, is there a way to find the Hawaiian translation of a particular street?</p>
<p>Answer: Each county has an agency that oversees the naming of streets under its jurisdiction. On Oahu the Department of Planning and Permitting handles that task.</p>
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Question: What agency has control over naming new streets in Hawaii? Are there specific criteria it uses? Also, is there a way to find the Hawaiian translation of a particular street?

Answer: Each county has an agency that oversees the naming of streets under its jurisdiction. On Oahu the Department of Planning and Permitting handles that task. Login for more...



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