Rearview Mirror: Kamehameha Highway has a storied history
By Bob Sigall, Special to the Star-Advertiser
Jan. 3, 2020
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STAR-ADVERTISER / June 1965
Many people suggested names for “a good road (that would go) around the island.” And although a 1920 poll by the Honolulu Star-Bulletin found Lei Ilima Drive to be the most popular with 874 votes, the Board of Supervisors chose Kamehameha Highway, recommended by the Daughters and Sons of Hawaiian Warriors.