Although there are many monstrous symbols of former Honolulu mayor Jeremy Harris’ devotion to waste, excess, misplaced priorities and ceaseless self-aggrandizing, few are… well, more portable than his glossy softcover book, “The Renaissance of Honolulu.”
I’ve been known to say they should grind ‘em up and use ‘em to fill potholes, which would be fitting, since he did dumb things at the expense of basic city services.
But current City Managing Director Jeff Coelho has a better idea: burn them.
This, in fact, would make more sense to some than giving them away. Noted city councilwoman Ann Kobayashi: “We can’t hand those out… It’s embarrassing.”