Infernal machine

Kaua‘i County Council Chair Jay Furfaro, left, stands by an elevator with staff member Ricky Watanabe as a firefighter toggles the switch at the renovated Historic County Building, Wednesday. Furfaro and Watanabe were stuck in the elevator for about 10 to 15 minutes after a power failure. Furfaro said it was the second time it happened to him.

• See an upcoming edition of TGI for coverage of the council’s meeting.



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