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Presentation to the Nuuanu/Punchbowl Neighborhood Board No. 12

  • Pauoa Elementary School cafeteria 2301 Pauoa Road Honolulu, HI, 96813 United States (map)

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 7:15 p.m.
Pauoa Elementary School Cafeteria
2301 Pauoa Road

Rules of Speaking: Anyone wishing to speak is asked to raise his/her hand, and when recognized by the Chair, to address comments to the Chair. Speakers and those giving reports are encouraged to keep their comments to less than three (3) minutes. Please silence all electronic devices.
Note: The Board may take action on any agenda item. As required by the State Sunshine Law (HRS Ch. 92), specific issues not noted on this agenda cannot be voted on, unless added to the agenda. A two-thirds (2/3) vote (10) of this 15-member Board is needed to add an item to the agenda. Adding an item to the agenda, however, is not permitted if (1) the item to be added is of reasonably major importance and (2) action on the item by the board will affect a significant number of persons. Determination of whether a specific matter may be added to an agenda must be done on a case-by-case basis.

I. CALL TO ORDER – Chair Philip Nerney

II. CITY MONTHLY REPORTS (Limited to three (3) minutes each)
A. Honolulu Fire Department (HFD)
B. Honolulu Police Department (HPD)
1. District 1
2. District 5
3. Neighborhood Security Watch Reports
C. Board of Water Supply (BWS) – Iris Oda

III. FILLING OF VACANCY ON BOARD – There is one (1) vacancy in Subdistrict 1 (Punchbowl). (Proof of residency required. Oath of Office as needed.)

IV. RESIDENTS’/COMMUNITY CONCERNS (Limited to three (3) minutes each)

A. Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s Representative – Nelson Koyanagi, Director of the Department of Budget and Fiscal Services (BFS) 
B. Councilmember Carol Fukunaga
C. Governor David Ige's Representative – Audrey Hidano, Deputy Director of the Department of Accounting and General Services (DAGS)
1. Pali Highway Lighting
D. District 13 Senator Karl Rhoads
E. District 25 Representative Sylvia Luke
F. District 27 Representative Takashi Ohno

A. City and County of Honolulu Complete Streets Program Update – Presentation by Project Consultant, SSFM International;
B. Discussion of Oahu’s Resilience Strategy by the Office of Climate Change, Sustainability and Resiliency;
C. Discussion concerning whether to propose to have “at large” seats on the Nu’uanu Neighborhood Board No. 12;
D. Report on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Public Informational Meeting on Dowsett Highlands Relief Sewer Project;
E. Discussion concerning proposal to paint a mural or other artwork on the underside of the Pali Highway overpass on Pauoa Road;
F. Adoption of Tuesday, October 17, 2017 regular meeting minutes;
G. Addressing any new concerns about traffic light/parking at the intersection of Pauoa Road and Pacific Heights Road;
H. Addressing any new concerns about Auwaiolimu Park, including park hours and suspected criminal conduct;

VII. REPORTS (Limited to three (3) minutes each)
A. Treasurer’s Report – Treasurer Patrick Smith

• Next Regular Board Meeting – The next Nu'uanu/Punchbowl Neighborhood Board No. 12 regular meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 7:15 p.m. in the Pauoa Elementary School cafetorium. Thanks to Principal Dale Arakaki and his staff for allowing the Board to meet at the school.


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