The Federal Transit Administration has given its approval for Honolulu to start the preliminary engineering phase of its planned $4.3 billion commuter rail project, the city said yesterday. Beginning the preliminary engineering phase of the transit project is a major step toward securing federal funding.
Wednesday, November 5, 2008
It's a good thing Honolulu passed the rail measure yesterday. Seems the were also approved to move along in the FTA process to "Preliminary Engineering" or PE.