Emergency Training Exercise in the Kapolei Area on Saturday, October 22, 2022

As part of the Trial Running test phase of the Honolulu Rail Transit Project, HART and Hitachi Rail Honolulu will be conducting an emergency training exercise involving the City’s first responders between the Kualaka‘i (East Kapolei) Station and the Keone‘ae (UH-West O‘ahu) Station on Saturday, October 22, 2022 between the hours of 6:30 am to 3:00 pm.

Honolulu Rail System Enters Trial Running Phase

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) today announced that the Trial Running testing phase for the first operating segment of Honolulu’s rail system began on Monday, August 29, 2022.

HART Awards Contract for Dillingham Utility Relocations

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) today announced the award of a contract for the relocation of utility infrastructure along Dillingham Boulevard to Nan, Inc. Under procurement requirements, the award is subject to a 10-day period when other bidders may file a protest. The Dillingham utility relocations have long been identified as a critical component for the completion of the rail project.

HART audit report shows millions in savings

A recent City audit of the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) finds that HART has successfully completed all nine recommendations, which the Honolulu City Auditor previously deemed incomplete. The Office of the City Auditor released the results of its follow-up audit to assess the extent that HART has acted upon nine different recommendations, from past audits dating back to 2016. HART passed with flying colors.

Robert Yu Appointed to the HART Board

Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) Executive Director and CEO Lori Kahikina, P.E. issued the following statement regarding the appointment of Robert Yu to the HART Board.

HART Recovery Plan Submitted to Federal Transit Administration

The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) today announced it has submitted its 2022 Recovery Plan to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA). The Recovery Plan was required by the FTA to document HART’s plans for the completion of the rail project within the amount of funding that is forecast to be available.

HART team volunteers work on Memorial Day weekend

Mahalo to HART Team Transit for volunteering at two events to commemorate and help celebrate Memorial Day by participating in “Volunteer Work Day at the Zoo” and the “Sew a Lei” this past weekend with our sister departments and the community.