Before the City & County of Honolulu rolled out their Bulky Item Pilot Program they notified Neighborhood Boards in the areas being impacted. KHON 2 did a news story about the pilot project. I gave my opinion about the project.
James Logue, Chinatown neighborhood board: “(The city) wants to change it up. They want to do more of a sporadic thing. So if you have bulk trash to pick up, then you schedule it. And you schedule it for a specific time. So it’s not a set time every month,” James Logue explained.
Now that the pilot project has been in place for a while it's clear that it is not working and the illegal dumping issue has gotten out of hand. Yet the City & County continue to tell us everything is running smoothly.
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