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.