Oahu voters approve funding Honolulu Zoo with portion of property taxes

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - During recent years, the Honolulu Zoo has had its share of problems, ranging from accreditation difficulties to staffing issues.  Funding has also been on the minds of those who keep the Honolulu Zoo running.

Last week, Honolulu voters voted to approve funding the zoo with a portion of property taxes.  Howard Dicus spoke with Honolulu Zoo administrator Dr. Baird Fleming about how these funds will help to improve the zoo and what the public can expect in the future.

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