Cliff Slater

Cliff Slater is a businessman and writer in Honolulu who writings focuses on transportation and transit. He led the unfortunately unsuccessful fight against the $6 billion, 20-mile Honolulu rail transit line.

Expertise: Transportation, transit, rail transit, Honolulu

Best way to reach: email to cliffslater at

Cost: Travel expenses (from Hawaii) plus honorarium based on ability to pay and distance traveled

Downloads: Curriculum Vitae
Presentation on Honolulu Traffic (800 kb PowerPoint)
General Motors and the Demise of Streetcars

Web page: Second Thoughts
Honolulu Traffic