Studying for Rail
- Honolulu Council Weighs $525M of Bonds, Mostly for Sewers. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;6/1/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32393, p3
The article reports on the possibility that the Honolulu City Council could approve over 525 million dollars of bonds to fund over 326 million dollars in sewer system improvements as part of the 629 million capital budget for 2006 in Hawaii. According to Ann Kobayashi, chairwoman of the City...
- Council Balks at Honolulu Transit Debt Request. Webster, Keeley // Bond Buyer;1/23/2015, Vol. 1 Issue F304, p1
Honolulu City Council members are balking at a request to issue $350 million in commercial paper for the city's delayed and over-budget elevated rail transit system.
- Preserving A Landmark. Whitten, Phillip // Swimming World & Junior Swimmer;Aug2002, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p6
Reports the designation of the Waikiki War Memorial Natatorium as an endangered landmark in Waikiki, Hawaii. Participation of swimmers in forming the Friends of the Natatorium dedicated to renovate the site; Fund allocated by the Honolulu City Council to restore the landmark; Concern of the...
- Blue Hawaii. Tom, Patricia-Anne // Waste Age;Jul2003, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p2
Criticizes the rejection by the Honolulu City Council of a waste management proposal in July 2003. Reference to the waste collection rules imposed in New York City; Overview of the proposal.
- Water Board Sells $165M. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;6/9/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32399, p35
The article reports on the sale of bonds worth $165.2 million by the Honolulu Board of Water Supply. UBS Securities LLC ran the books, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP was bond counsel, and MBIA Insurance Corp. insured the deal. In May 2006, the water utility received approval from the...
- Honolulu Honors Military Spouses, Supports Wounded Warriors. ATKINSON, PETER // Sea Power;Mar2014, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p54
The article offers information on the award ceremony, and annual meeting and elections dinner of the Honolulu, Hawaii Council. It mentions that military spouses including Maria Harris, Cara Lindsay and Leslie Reese were honored with the Key Military Spouse Awards. It mentions that U.S. Pacific...
- WORTH NOTING. GAJEWSKI, KAREN ANN // Humanist;Nov/Dec2014, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p48
The article presents world news briefs as of November 2014. A pact from the United Nations (UN) designed to reduce forest loss by 2020 and end deforestation by 2030 has been agreed upon by 30 nations. The human rights organization Amnesty International has pressured the government of El Salvador...
- Metro management transferred. // Railway Gazette International;Mar2011, Vol. 167 Issue 3, p15
The article reports that in June 2010, the Council of Ministers in Turkey gave the Ministry of Transport responsibility over urban rail projects as a means of relieving municipal budget constraints, particularly in the cities of Istanbul and Ankara, and states that as of March 2011, in order to...
- Monorail project digs in. Hare, David // Las Vegas Business Press;8/20/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 32, p3
Reports on the launching of the monorail system in Las Vegas, Nevada. Budget for the project; Capacity of the system; Number of jobs generated from the construction.