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Honolulu Roads Ranked 5th Worst in Nation

Ryan Finnerty

It’s no secret that Hawaii’s roads are in poor condition. A recent study by TRIP, by a national Transportation research group, ranked Honolulu’s roads and highways as 5th worst in the nation. But with sky high vehicle registration fees, why are our roads still in such bad shape? Our panel explores the state of Hawaii’s roads and offers some explanations and solutions.


Ed Sniffen, Administrator for the State Department of Transportation’s Highways Division

Ross Sasamura, Department of Facility Maintenance Director and Chief Engineer

Intro Music: Dance of Maria by Elias Rahibini

Urban Roads TRIP Report October 2018 by HPR News on Scribd

Catherine Cruz is the host of The Conversation. Originally from Guam, she spent more than 30 years at KITV, covering beats from government to education. Contact her at ccruz@hawaiipublicradio.org.
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