Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) Executive Director and CEO Lori Kahikina, P.E. issued the following statement regarding the appointment of Ed Sniffen to the HART Board of Directors:
On behalf of HART, I extend a warm welcome to Director Designate Ed Sniffen to the HART Board of Directors. Sniffen was recently appointed by Governor Josh Green to be the Director of the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT). By Charter, the HDOT Director serves as a member of the HART Board.
Sniffen fills the seat vacated by Board Member Jade Butay, who was the former HDOT Director. HART also extends its gratitude to Butay for his work with the Project.