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State officials slack on costs, contracts

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    A ticket lobby shared by United Airlines and Asiana Airlines at Honolulu Airport has been newly renovated. A report by the state auditor slams the Department of Transportation’s Airports Division for multiple procurement violations in its handling of a 12-year, $1.7 billion airport overhaul as well as other projects.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL
    Passengers waited to check-in at the newly renovated Delta ticketing lobby located at the Honolulu International Airport. A report recently released by the state auditor slams the Department of Transportation’s Airports Division for multiple procurement violations in its handling of a 12-year, $1.7 billion Honolulu Airport overhaul as well as other projects.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL
    Passengers checked-in at the newly renovated Delta ticketing lobby located at the Honolulu International Airport. A report recently released by the state auditor slams the Department of Transportation’s Airports Division for multiple procurement violations in its handling of a 12-year, $1.7 billion Honolulu Airport overhaul as well as other projects.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL
    Detail of signage at a ticketing lobby currently under renovation at the Honolulu International Airport. A report recently released by the state auditor slams the Department of Transportation’s Airports Division for multiple procurement violations in its handling of a 12-year, $1.7 billion Honolulu Airport overhaul as well as other projects.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL
    A ticketing lobby under renovation at the Honolulu International Airport (next to US Airways and Allegiant). A report recently released by the state auditor slams the Department of Transportation’s Airports Division for multiple procurement violations in its handling of a 12-year, $1.7 billion Honolulu Airport overhaul as well as other projects.
  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Ticket lobbies are cordoned off as renovations at Honolulu Airport take place. A state auditor’s report says airport officials repeatedly removed themselves from major contract decisions and negotiations on the modernization project, which broke ground earlier this month.

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