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Honolulu traffic center finally opens

  • At long last, Honolulu's $53.6 million Joint Traffic Management Center on Alapai Street was dedicated Thursday. The completion of the buildign came years late, but under budget.

  • KAT WADE / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                An opening ceremony and blessing was held Thursday for Honolulu’s Joint Traffic Management Center at the intersection of Alapai, King and South streets. JTMC is a multiagency collaboration to improve traffic management and public safety coordination on Oahu. Above, a view of the first floor from the second level.

    KAT WADE / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    An opening ceremony and blessing was held Thursday for Honolulu’s Joint Traffic Management Center at the intersection of Alapai, King and South streets. JTMC is a multiagency collaboration to improve traffic management and public safety coordination on Oahu. Above, a view of the first floor from the second level.

  • KAT WADE / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                Misty Kela‘i, left, executive director for the Office of Culture and the Arts; Clarke Bright, bandmaster of the Royal Hawaiian Band; and Ross Sasamura, city director and chief engineer, raised palms Thursday during a benediction.

    KAT WADE / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    Misty Kela‘i, left, executive director for the Office of Culture and the Arts; Clarke Bright, bandmaster of the Royal Hawaiian Band; and Ross Sasamura, city director and chief engineer, raised palms Thursday during a benediction.

At long last, the folks tasked with receiving emergency response calls, monitoring traffic and disasters and related duties will be housed under one roof in the $53.6 million Joint Traffic Management Center on Alapai Street, which was dedicated Thursday. Read more

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