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Next step TMT project unclear as idle trucks remain atop Mauna Kea

West Hawaii Today: What will become of the construction equipment that has been sitting idle near the summit of Mauna Kea since April? That is the question that many in Hawaii were asking Thursday, following the previous day’s ruling by the Hawaii Supreme Court invalidating the construction permit issued to the Thirty Meter Telescope. Immediately following the ruling, Lanakila Mangauil, one of the leaders in the effort to block the construction equipment when it was first being hauled up the mountain, said he...