Permit approval sets Honolulu rail plan in motion

Posted on January 27, 2011

HONOLULU — The approval of a Special Management Area Use Permit by the Honolulu City Council will allow Honolulu's Rail Transit Project to begin early construction, according to HawaiiNewsNow.

Initial work for the rail project can start soon with the relocation of utilities and site preparation for the eventual construction of the elevated rail guideway. The permit application concluded the rail project will have no significant adverse environmental or ecological effects on coastal ecosystems, beaches or other coastal resources. For the full story, click here.



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