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Statement from Mayor Peter Carlisle on Ben Cayetano Hospitalization

Judy and I send our thoughts and best wishes to Ben and Vicky for an easy and speedy recovery.

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Local Business and Labor Leaders Choose Carlisle for Mayor

Mayor Carlisle Deserves to be Re-elected Two years ago, in a special election, Oahu voters ignored the Star-Advertiser endorsement and selected Peter Carlisle as Honolulu’s Mayor.  When he took the Oath of Office, he swore to uphold the law and … Continue reading

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Rail First Column Is Up!

On Saturday, June 9, the first column for the Honolulu rail transit project was unveiled at Ho`opili. The above ground portion of the column stands 23 feet nine inches high requiring approximately 33 cubic yards of concrete. Mayor Peter Carlisle … Continue reading

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Rail First Column Is Up!

On Saturday, June 9, the first column for the Honolulu rail transit project was unveiled at Ho`opili. The above ground portion of the column stands 23 feet nine inches high requiring approximately 33 cubic yards of concrete. Mayor Peter Carlisle … Continue reading

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Carlisle assails Cayetano bus rapid transit plans – Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNL

Honolulu Mayor Peter Carlisle Thursday blasted the bus rapid transit plan being pushed by his mayoral opponent, former Gov. Ben Cayetano, as an alternative to rail transit. via Carlisle, Caldwell assail Cayetanos bus rapid transit plans – Hawaii News Now … Continue reading

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Transit operations debate gets heated between candidates | KHON2 Hawaiis News Leader

Transit operations debate gets heated between candidates | KHON2 Hawaiis News Leader. Mayor Peter Carlisle questions Ben Cayetano’s BRT plan; point out that the EIS of 2003 which Cayetano signed as Governor, and now uses as the basis of his … Continue reading

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MAYOR PETER CARLISLE DISCUSSES THE NEW ‘COMPLETE STREETS’ BILL FOR SAFETY, ACCESSIBILITY

I am proud to report that on Friday, May 25, I had the privilege of signing into law Bill 26 to establish a “Complete Streets” policy for the City and County of Honolulu. The Complete Streets program will improve transportation … Continue reading

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City has much to lose if rail is halted – Hawaii News – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

City has much to lose if rail is halted – Hawaii News – Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Read about the multiple consequences halting rail would have on Honolulu, our finances, resources, employment, and the future for our kids.

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WATCH IT: The 2012 Honolulu Mayoral Debate – Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNL

The 2012 Honolulu Mayoral Debate – Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNL.

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Carlisle Declared Winner of First Televised Debate!

Hawaii News Now has declared Mayor Peter Carlisle as the winner of Wednesday (May 23, 2012) debate against challengers Ben Cayetano and Kirk Caldwell.  The public was invited to participate in a web poll while viewing the debate.  During the … Continue reading

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