Compilation: Oahu Road Woes

Oahu motorists have long complained about the poor condition of our roads, prompting Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s new plan to spend $150 million to get ahead of the problem.  On March 24 and 25, the Star-Advertiser, along with media partner Hawaii News Now, takes an in-depth look at the state of our roads.  The link to all stories are listed below:

Street analysis uncovers worst of the worst (3/24 Honolulu StarAdvertiser – subscription required)

Isle climate harsh on asphalt (3/24 Honolulu StarAdvertiser – subscription required)

Limited road-repair funds hamper Portland (3/24 Honolulu StarAdvertiser – subscription required)

City working to fix failing roads and driver frustrations (3/24 Hawaii News Now)

Years of neglect drive up costs (3/25 Honolulu StarAdvertiser – subscription required)

Roadwork practices slammed in ’05 audit (3/25 Honolulu StarAdvertiser – subscription required)

Concerns arise over $150M repair plan (3/25 Honolulu StarAdvertiser – subscription required)

City defends road paving practices (3/25 Hawaii News Now)

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