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As costs balloon, Honolulu rail board looks at stopping troubled project at Middle Street

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / MARCH 18
                                Construction of the rail line is seen heading toward Dillingham Boulevard near the Kalihi Bus Center on Middle Street.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / MARCH 18

    Construction of the rail line is seen heading toward Dillingham Boulevard near the Kalihi Bus Center on Middle Street.

The question of halting the city’s troubled rail project at Middle Street — rather than pushing forward to Ala Moana Center — was advocated before the rail board’s directors Friday after members were told that cost-cutting efforts still will leave rail 80% short of plugging its $3.5 billion deficit. Read more

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