HAWAII WASTE SYSTEM SUED
The Carroll Cox show has obtained a copy of a Civil Lawsuit, Civil
No.10-1-1449-07GWBC (Complaint and Summons), filed by WILLIAMS SCOTSMAN
INC. AGAINST HAWAII WASTE SYSTEMS LLC on July 2, 2010.
(click here to view document).
The complaint has four counts and alleges that "In or about November
2009, Defendant entered into a master equipment lease agreement with
Plaintiff for the lease of equipment. Specifically, Defendant leased
from Plaintiff equipment described as trailers, containers, relocables,
modular and/ or prefabricated structures."
The filing occurred prior to the departure of Mayor Mufi Hannemann,
whose administration entered into an agreement with Hawaii Waste Systems
LLC to ship out trash to Washington State. Yet Hannemann continued to
accommodate the failing company and refused to cancel the contract with
The complaint claims that the "Plaintiff has attempted to recover the
equipment and storage containers from Defendant but despite demand being
made, Defendant has refused to turn over the equipment and storage
containers to Plaintiff".
"In the alternative, Plaintiff would seek an order to require the city
and County of Honolulu to reclaim or take back its municipal solid
waste and to make arrangement for the removal of the Municipal Solid
Waste from Plaintiff's storage containers."
This revelation comes as no surprise, and leaves the taxpayers of the
City and County of Honolulu with another potentially costly outcome.
Hannemann is unphased or effected by this situation, and continues to
run for governor of the State of Hawaii. This doesn't speak
well of Hannemann's record for the environment despite his campaign
ad claiming he has a good environmental record.
Containers of trash the company wants emptied and returned:
Williams Scotsman Inc does business in Hawaii as Hawaii Modular Space --