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Officials balk at near-doubling of price of Ala Wai Flood Risk Management Project

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                The Ala Wai flood project now is projected to cost nearly $651 million after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers made dramatic changes. Above, a view of Ala Wai Canal in Waikiki as seen on Saturday.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The Ala Wai flood project now is projected to cost nearly $651 million after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers made dramatic changes. Above, a view of Ala Wai Canal in Waikiki as seen on Saturday.

The cost of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Ala Wai Flood Risk Management Project has nearly doubled to $651 million, potentially stalling the two-decades-old project once again. Read more

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