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Rail projects in other major cities are dealing with similar budget woes

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER

    Rail construction on Kualakai Parkway near Kroc Center.

The new rail project was started to bring traffic-plagued commuters some relief and spur economic growth. But local leaders drastically underestimated how much it would cost, with a booming construction market and utility relocation problems driving the project more than $1 billion over budget. Read more

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