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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 28, 2007
The City will add extra buses on routes serving the
Mayor Mufi Hannemann said, “The dazzling fireworks show has become an enormously popular annual tradition, and so the City wants to ensure that people can enjoy the festivities without the headaches of traffic and parking. The additional bus service will enable them to celebrate the Fourth of July by putting the City behind the wheel.”
Buses on July 4th will be operating on a Sunday schedule. However, the City will put 11 more buses into service following the fireworks display.
Six of the buses will serve Leeward- and Windward-bound routes, which include Route C (Kapolei/Makaha), Route 19 (
The other five buses, which will take Route 8, will pick-up Waikiki-bound passengers at the
City transit officials are warning passengers to expect delays because of pedestrian and vehicle traffic following the fireworks. Passengers who board at other bus stops in the area will experience delays as well.
Information and route schedules are available at www.thebus.org or 848-5555.
Alvina Kubo, 768-8369
|Thursday, June 28, 2007|