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Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell signs fire sprinkler bill

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed into law Thursday a measure requiring fire sprinkler retrofits or compliance with other fire safety requirements for older high-rise apartment buildings in a ceremony at the Marco Polo condominiums. Honolulu Fire Chief Manuel P. Neves, standing to the left of Caldwell, was among those on hand.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / JULY 14

    Firefighters battle the Marco Polo fire, which killed four people and displaced many others.

At the site of a July 14 condo tower blaze that killed four, Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell signed Bill 69 into law Thursday, giving incentives to condo associations if they install fire sprinklers. Read more

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