Neal S. Blaisdell, aka "Rusty", once Mayor, now a park and concert arena. He was elected as representative of the 4th district to the legislature of the Territory of Hawaii in 1945, and the territorial senate in 1947 and 1949. Blaisdell was elected mayor in 1955. As mayor, Blaisdell saw the construction of the John H. Wilson Tunnels through the Koʻolau Range from Kalihi Valley, and erected the Hawaii International Center. After his death, it was renamed as the Neal S. Blaisdell Center.