In big step for Aloha Stadium, Hawaii agency takes lead to develop ‘entertainment district’

Hawaii News Now By Casey Lund Published: Jul. 7, 2021 at 5:21 AM HST | Updated: 31 minutes ago HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Tuesday marked a big step forward in the long-awaited project to tear down and rebuild Aloha Stadium. Gov. David Ige signed House Bill 1348, making the Aloha Stadium Authority Board the lead agency for development of […]

Dave Reardon: No time to play games with new stadium

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Sports By Dave Reardon June 20, 2021 Updated 1:12 a.m. We’ve been goin’ off the rails on a crazy train for how long now, 20 years? Yeah, back to when Ozzy Osbourne wasn’t just Sharon’s whacky husband who in the past had bitten off more than he could chew — as our city […]

Letters: Support Aloha Stadium redevelopment plans

Honolulu Star-Advertiser EDITORIAL | LETTERS Letters: Support Aloha Stadium redevelopment plans June 19, 2021 Updated 12:30 am Support Aloha Stadium redevelopment plans I was compelled to respond to Chace Shigemasa’s commentary and echo his support for the New Aloha Stadium Entertainment District (NASED) (“Stadium project will be community-driven,” Star-Advertiser, Island Voices, June 13). There is […]

Pro soccer and rugby leagues eye new Aloha Stadium

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Sports By Dave Reardon June 18, 2021 Updated 10:22 a.m. Top officials from professional soccer and rugby leagues are looking into starting teams in Hawaii when the new Aloha Stadium opens. Dan Holman, vice president for United Soccer League, and George Killebrew, commissioner of Major League Rugby, are in preliminary discussions with stadium […]

5 Questions With … : Chris Kinimaka, state DAGS’ key player in developing Aloha Stadium district

Honolulu Star-Advertiser 5 Questions With… | Editorial June 18, 2021 Development of the New Aloha Stadium Entertainment District (NASED) seems to have grown more complicated and costly, drawing unfavorable comparisons to Honolulu’s rail project. Why should the public believe in this project? One of the hallmarks of our project is that we are taking the […]

Support NASED and plans for Aloha Stadium

Honolulu Star-Advertiser EDITORIAL | LETTERS June 16, 2021 Updated 6:52 pm Support NASED and plans for Aloha Stadium I’m an electrical estimator and a lifelong Honolulu resident. The current Aloha Stadium has served Honolulu well. Maintaining it is more costly than replacing it. Why do we always push forward with poorly planned government-run projects and […]

Column: Aloha Stadium project will be community-driven

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Editorial | Island Voices By Chace Shigemasa June 13, 2021 Updated 12:24 a.m. As chairman of the Aliamanu/Salt Lake/Foster Village/Airport Neighborhood Board No. 18, I serve as a conduit to the community on matters that will have an impact on their lives and those of future generations. I don’t take this responsibility lightly, […]

Upfront split of new Aloha Stadium cost could have downside for taxpayers

KHON Always Investigating By Gina Mangieri June 9, 2021 Updated 6:21 p.m. HONOLULU (KHON2) — Most agree that Hawaii needs a new facility to replace the aging Aloha Stadium. There could be a new path to paying for that stadium under a bill awaiting the governor’s signature. Always Investigating examined the pros and cons. The […]

Aloha Stadium replacement project’s more costly funding plan shifts to private developer

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Hawaii News By Andrew Gomes May 30, 2021 When state officials seek proposals to replace Aloha Stadium perhaps as early as July, they will be asking private developers to front much of the expense in a new twist on the plan that now stands to cost taxpayers more money in the long run. […]

Redevelopment vision fleshed out for Aloha Stadium, homes, retail

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Hawaii News By Andrew Gomes May 7, 2021 On Thursday the state agency managing Aloha Stadium voted to approve demolishing the existing stadium before a new facility opens. Along with a new stadium, the Stadium Authority is looking at a major development that could include 3,300 homes, 650 hotel rooms, retail space approximating […]