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Monday, April 22, 2013    7:00 p.m.

City Council Committee Meeting Room

Honolulu Hale, Room 205

530 South King Street



Rules of Speaking:  Anyone wishing to speak is asked to raise their hand, and when recognized by the Chair, to address comments to the Chair. Speakers are to keep their comments under 3 minutes.

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Note:  The Commission may take action on any agenda item. As required by the State Sunshine Law (Hawaii Revised Statutes Chapter 92), specific issues not noted on this agenda cannot be voted on, unless properly added to the agenda.


I.        Call to Order by Chair Sylvia Young

A.   Roll Call of Commissioners, Establishment of Quorum


II.        Approval of Minutes

A.      Regular Meeting Minutes – January 28, 2013

B.     Regular Meeting Minutes – February 25, 2013

C.     Regular Meeting Minutes – March 25, 2013


III.       Public Concerns (limited to 3 minutes each)


IV.      Neighborhood Commission Office Report

A.   Update on Neighborhood Commission Office (NCO) Organization and Staffing

B.   Update on Neighborhood Board Installation Ceremony

C.  Update on status of 2013 neighborhood board election process

D.  Update on Status of Pending Complaints

E.   Update on Neighborhood Plan

F.   Update on boards that are scheduled to meet on July 4.


V.       Committee Reports

A.   Elections Committee – Chair Jeanette Nekota,

Members Loryn Guiffre, Charles Zahn, Sylvia Young (ex officio)

B.   Finance Committee – Chair Claire Tamamoto,

Members Kekoa Ho, Kathleen Pahinui, Sylvia Young (ex officio)

C.  Neighborhood Plan Committee – Chair Bob Finley,

Members Bob Stubbs, Sylvia Young


VI.        Commission Business

A. Report on Status of Ewa Neighborhood Board Sanctions.

B  Report on evaluation Neighborhood Board Visitations

          C. Establishment of a PIG to complete the NP Guide Book

          D. Letter of Absences for Commissioner Kathleen Pahinui

          E. Complaint #2013-01 Unruh vs Ragsdale, establishment of a sanctions hearing date.          

          F. Manoa NB member appointments for 2013-2015 for quorum

          G. Commission recess of May 27, 2013 meeting due to Memorial Day holiday.



VII.     Announcements

A.   The Neighborhood Commission’s next regular meeting is tentatively scheduled for Monday,

      May 27, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the City Council Committee Meeting Room, Honolulu

      Hale, Room 205, 530 South King Street.  This meeting may be recessed pending Commission action.


VIII.     Adjournment



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Last Reviewed: Tuesday, April 16, 2013