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Roadwork choices: Cash crunch stalls plans

  • “It’s going to assist everybody that lives on the west side, but I can’t do it yet because it’s (money) that I cannot commit to right now. If we can get a continuing addition to our funding, then I can see that we can fund something like that.”

    Edwin Sniffen

    DOT Highways Division deputy director speaking about a plan to widen the H-1 eastbound from Waiawa to Halawa

State Department of Transportation officials plan to defer hundreds of millions of dollars in long-awaited, major highway construction projects across the islands that were supposed to relieve traffic congestion so that they can focus more highway funding on maintaining existing roads. Read more

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