"The Superferry rears its ugly head," said Irene Bowie, executive director of the Maui Tomorrow Foundation, a nonprofit.
"We're not against a ferry system.
We're saying these types of ferries around the world have problems."
When the ferry was in operation, people from Oahu loaded up trucks with pohaku stones, which are found in rivers and used in outdoor underground ovens, Bowie
More needs to be done to ensure that invasive species wouldn't be ferried from one island to another, but she
would support the creation of a task force to find an environmentally appropriate ferry system, she
Hannemann said he
would hold community meetings to address those concerns.
Hannemann is running for governor as an Independent, and he
faces no opponent in the primary election.