1. On May 6, the Social Security Administration released the names of the nation’s most popular baby names. For boys, it’s Noah. What’s the most popular girl’s name? A. Olivia B. Emma C. Isabella D. Sophia E. Emily 2. According to the state budget passed last week, Maui legislators got more than $331.68 million in Capital Improvement Project (CIP) funding for Fiscal Years … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: How well do you know Maui crosswalk appropriations?
Capital Improvement Project
1. On Mar. 17, business reporter Howard Dicus said on Hawaii Public Radio that one state legislator had taken the side of the Air Line Pilots Association in their ongoing dispute with Hawaiian Airlines, and had even issued a press release asserting that. Though Dicus didn’t name the legislator in his report, the legislator is from Maui. Who is the legislator? A. Sen. Roz … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about Maui politicians taking sides in a Hawaiian Airlines union dispute?
1. On Mar. 19, the state House of Representatives press office announced that the state budget, which had just passed the House, contained “about $165 million in Capital Improvement Project (CIP) funding for various projects across Maui County.” Of those, the largest single item was a $38 million project. What’s it for? A. Construction of a food innovation building at UH Maui … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: How well do you know the @MauiArtsCulture Center?
Today, Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie announced that his office is releasing $96.6 million in Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) for the state's airports. Of that, about $8.5 million is coming to our own Kahului Airport. That's roughly split between two line items: • Terminal Fire Protection System Replacement gets $3,680,000 • Restroom Renovation (Phase 2) gets … [Read more...] about New State Funding Means More Native Woods, Less Grout In Kahului Airport Restrooms