Gas taxes go unspent: Council to reappropriate excess funds

  • Specific road projects on the list for improvements are Ane Keohokalole Highway Phase III, which would extend the highway between Hina Lani Street and Kaiminani Drive in Kailua-Kona. The first and second phases took the road from Palani Road to Hina Lani Street. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

Hawaii County’s fuel tax revenues have been coming in higher than expected, and in some cases, faster than the county can spend them.