comscore Ige seeks $5 million to study financing options for new Halawa jail
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Ige seeks $5 million to study financing options for new Halawa jail

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 2016

    Plans are moving forward to relocate the overcrowded Oahu Community Correctional Center, pictured here, from Kalihi to a new site in Halawa Valley.

Gov. David Ige is pushing forward on plans to relocate Oahu’s overcrowded jail in Kalihi to Halawa Valley, inserting $5 million into his proposed budget for fiscal year 2020 for studying financing options for the facility, which is estimated to cost about $525 million. Read more

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