Honolulu Authority For Rapid Transportation News

HART to add 800 train car seats

HART to add 800 train car seats

14th Aug 2012 Press Release Rail News

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART), at the direction of its board of directors, announced Thursday that it will pursue adding 800 passenger seats to its rail-car fleet.

Additional funding safeguard approved for rail project

Additional funding safeguard approved for rail project

22nd Jun 2012 Press Release Rail News

A bill establishing a method for short-term borrowing as a safeguard for Honolulu’s rail project was approved Wednesday, clearing the way for the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation to secure $1.55 billion in federal funding.

New HART CEO meets with FTA in Washington DC

New HART CEO meets with FTA in Washington DC

2nd Apr 2012 Press Release Rail News

Newly selected HART CEO and Executive Director Daniel Grabauskas met with the head of the Federal Transit Administration and with Hawaii’s congressional delegation in Washington D.C. to discuss the status of Honolulu’s rail project in preparation for receiving additional federal funds.

Honolulu Rail announce rail revenue continues to surpass projections

Honolulu Rail announce rail revenue continues to surpass projections

26th Jan 2012 Press Release Rail News

The General Excise and Use Tax (GET) surcharge collected this past quarter for Honolulu’s rail project came in significantly higher than projected, marking the third consecutive quarter that revenue has surpassed projections, the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) announced today.