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HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL--PARKS COMMITTEE LOG
MATTERS PENDING IN COMMITTEE AS OF 12/13/04

BILLS IN COMMITTEE

Bill: 41, 2003 File Name: B041.03X
Introduced: 06/17/03 by: CHAIR GARY OKINO/BR
Re: PEDDLING - CHINATOWN; PARKS, BEACHES, CIVIC CENTER
AMERICANS W/DISABILITIES ACT. BEACHES. BUSINESSES. CHAIR OKINO/BR. OKINO, GARY/BR. PARKS. PEDDLING. PERMITS. PUBLIC PARK. PUBLIC PROPERTY. STREETS AND SIDEWALKS. STREETS, SIDEWALKS & MALLS.
Referred to PARKS

Title:
A BILL FOR AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO PEDDLERS.

Gist:
To prohibit peddling in the Chinatown Special District, with the exception of storefront peddling; prohibit peddling in public parks and beaches without a concession, license or permit; also would include display of property and services and solicitation of orders or making referrals with the scope of peddling; to clarify that peddling authorized by parade permits, street usage permits, or other concessions, permits or licenses issued by the City is not prohibited; also clarify that peddling is not allowed on the sidewalks abutting the Civic Center; also to establish a minimum penalty for violations of the peddling ordinance.

Bill History:
07/02/03 COUNCIL 1ST
Bill passed first reading and referred to Committee on Parks and Economic Development.
11/13/03 PARKS
Bill re-referred to Parks Committee from Parks and Economic Development Committee (CC-257 (2003).

Related Communications:

D 597, 2003 by: CORPORATION COUNSEL DEPT.
Transmitting a draft bill re restrictions relating to peddling in the Chinatown Special District and other areas.

D 642, 2003 by: PROSECUTING ATTORNEY DEPT.
Providing suggestions to improve Bills 38 and 39.

D 745, 2003 by: CUSTOMER SERVICES DEPT.
Submitting the Department's comments re Bill 38, CD1, and suggesting the addition of the public sidewalks abutting King St., Alapai St., Beretainia St. and Punchbowl St, as described in Bill 41.

D 782, 2003 by: POLICE DEPT.
Confirming that the Police Dept. supports a ban on peddling along the sidewalks of Honolulu Hale and the Honolulu Municipal Building.

M 822, 2003 by: JEFFREY ELDREDGE
Supporting the banning of sidewalk peddlers/vendors in Chinatown and near the Honolulu City Lights display.

M 832, 2003 by: MARK DOO
BLINKIES
Supporting Bill 41.

Bill: 55, 2003 File Name: B055.03X
Introduced: 08/14/03 by: DONOVAN DELA CRUZ/BR
Re: NIGHT CLOSURE OF PARKS
DELA CRUZ, DONOVAN/BR. HOURS OF OPERATION. PARKS. PARKS MISCELLANEOUS. RULES AND REGULATIONS.
Referred to PARKS

Title:
A BILL FOR AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO NIGHT CLOSURE OF PARKS.

Gist:
To provide for the establishment of night closure hours for various categories of city parks.

Bill History:
09/24/03 COUNCIL 1ST
Bill passed first reading and referred to Committee on Parks and Economic Development.
09/30/03 PED COUN
Bill reported out of committee for passage on second reading and scheduling of a public hearing as amended in CD1 form.
10/04/03 PUBLISH
Notification of public hearing scheduled for October 15 at 2pm published in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin.
10/15/03 COUNCIL/PH COMM
Bill was referred back to committee without passage on second reading. PED CR-370 was not adopted and referred back to committee. (Bill was on the agenda for passage on second reading as amended to CD1 form)
11/13/03 PARKS
Bill re-referred to Parks Committee from Parks and Economic Development Committee (CC-257 (2003).

Related Communications:

CC 239, 2003 by: CALVIN AZAMA
OFFICE OF COUNCIL SERVICES
Providing a summary of ordinances of major west coast cities on the hours of closure of city parks.

CC 241, 2003 by: DONOVAN DELA CRUZ
Attaching a proposed CD1.

D 918, 2003 by: LYNNE MATUSOW
DOWNTOWN NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD
Testifying on behalf of the Downtown Neighborhood Board in opposition to Bill 55.

D 957, 2003 by: ARTHUS E. ROSS
DIAMOND HD/KAPAHULU/ST LOUIS HGTS NB
Testifying on behalf of the Diamond Head/Kapahulu/St. Louis Heights Neighborhood Parks Cmte. in expressing concerns re the proposed night closure of parks.

D 958, 2003 by: CORPORATION COUNSEL DEPT.
Submitting comments in writing, as requested by Councilmember Dela Cruz.

D 969, 2003 by: LYNN MATUSOW
DOWNTOWN NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD
Testifying on behalf of the Downtown Neighborhood Board in opposing Bill 55, CD1.

M 999, 2003 by: ROGER EVANS
WEST LOCH ESTATES
Supporting Bill but expressing concerns re proposed exceptions.

M 1178, 2003 by: ROGER C. EVANS
WEST LOCH ESTATES
Testifying on behalf of West Loch Estates in support of Bill 55 but expressing concern re proposed exceptions.

M 1179, 2003 by: CYNTHIA K. L. REZENTES
Commenting on proposals.

M 1222, 2003 by: JOAN GOSSETT
Supporting opening and closing hours for City parks.

M 1223, 2003 by: LAURA E. THIELEN
KALIHI-PALAMA HEALTH CENTER
Asking that, instead of closing City parks, Council consider alternatives toward creating affordable housing and other programs for individuals who currently live in the parks.

M 1231, 2003 by: STANLYN PLACENCIA
WAIANAE COMMUNITY OUTREACH
Opposing Bill 55, CD1.

M 1238, 2003 by: T. PHYLLIS K. ZERBE
Supporting legislation.

M 1239, 2003 by: GAIL S. KASHIWA
Supporting the nightly closing of Kawikui Beach Park.

M 1405, 2003 by: KATHLEEN TAKEMOTO
AINA HAINA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
Testifying on behalf of the Aina Haina Community Association in support of Bill 55.

RESOLUTIONS IN COMMITTEE

Resolution: 04-270 File Name: R270.04X
Introduced: 09/22/04 by: MIKE GABBARD
Re: APPT--WAYNE GIANCATERINO--BOARD OF PARKS & RECREATION
MIKE GABBARD.
Referred to PARKS

Title:
RESOLUTION RELATING TO THE APPOINTMENT OF DR. WAYNE GIANCATERINO TO SERVE ON THE BOARD OF PARKS AND RECREATION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.

Resolution History:
09/28/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution 04-270 deferred in committee.
11/16/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution deferred in committee.

Resolution: 04-271 File Name: R271.04X
Introduced: 09/22/04 by: MIKE GABBARD
Re: APPT--HUGH Y. YOSHIDA--BOARD OF PARKS & RECREATION
MIKE GABBARD.
Referred to PARKS

Title:
RESOLUTION RELATING TO THE APPOINTMENT OF HUGH Y. YOSIDADR. WAYNE TO SERVE ON THE BOARD OF PARKS AND RECREATION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.

Resolution History:
09/28/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution 04-271 deferred in committee.
11/16/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution deferred in committee.

Resolution: 04-272 File Name: R272.04X
Introduced: 09/22/04 by: MIKE GABBARD
Re: APPT--BERNARD GUSMAN--BOARD OF PARKS & RECREATION
MIKE GABBARD.
Referred to PARKS

Title:
RESOLUTION RELATING TO THE APPOINTMENT OF BERNARD GUSMAN TO SERVE ON THE BOARD OF PARKS AND RECREATION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.

Resolution History:
09/28/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution 04-272 deferred in committee.
11/16/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution deferred in committee.

Resolution: 04-273 File Name: R273.04X
Introduced: 09/22/04 by: MIKE GABBARD
Re: APPT--WILBERT H. K. CHING--BOARD OF PARKS & RECREATION
MIKE GABBARD.
Referred to PARKS

Title:
RESOLUTION RELATING TO THE APPOINTMENT OF WILBERT H. K. CHING TO SERVE ON THE BOARD OF PARKS AND RECREATION OF THE CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU.

Resolution History:
09/28/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution 04-273 deferred in committee.
11/16/04 PARKS PEND
Resolution deferred in Committee.

OTHER COMMUNICATIONS IN COMMITTEE

D 334, 2004 by: PARKS AND RECREATION DEPT.
Recommending acceptance of gifts of $1,000 or more conditionally accepted by the department during the quarter ending 3/31/04.


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