Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART)

HART’s cost overruns for light-rail project have not reached a ceiling

This is when a budget shortfall turns into a budget long fall. The latest estimates for Honolulu’s first light-rail system shows the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) coming up more than

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First leg of Honolulu light rail network could be open by Oct. 20

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation’s (HART) first light-rail system is getting ready for its moment in the spotlight. Well, a part of it is getting ready anyway.

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Feds subpoena Honolulu rail agency

Federal authorities have issued a subpoena seeking documents related to the ongoing construction of a light-rail line in Honolulu, after a local politician implied that fraud has taken place.

Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART)

Honolulu councilwoman seeks audit of rail project

Suggesting that fraud may be the cause of cost overruns, City Council newcomer Heidi Tsuneyoshi is demanding a forensic audit of contracts tied to a plan to build a transit system for

Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART)

Hawaii’s auditor raises questions about HDR’s role in transit agency

A report from Hawaii’s state auditor suggests inadequate oversight of third-party consultant HDR Engineering, Inc. (HDR) may have contributed to cost overruns in the project to build a transit system for Honolulu. At