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MAYOR CARLISLE: $55 MILLION FOR RAIL IS GREAT NEWS FOR
(Fri., June 24, 2011)—Mayor Peter Carlisle today issued the following statement regarding the Federal Transit Administration's decision to award Honolulu the full $55 million that President Obama had requested.
"This is excellent news and a testament to the strength of
"These federal funds move us closer to achieving our goal of providing a transportation alternative to our congested roads and highways. This will also allow us to plan for a better future and enhance the quality of life for our residents for decades to come. This is great news for
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