Wai’anae Environmental Justice Working Group meeting

The Wai’anae Environmental Justice Working Group will hold a meeting on Friday, February 13, 2009. It will be held at the LCC Wai’anae center, in Room 5 at 5:30pm.
Come enjoy light pupus and engaging discussion on the following:

1. Update on the first phase of community survey of Waianae Coast residents regarding health and environmental concerns
2. Further discussion on possibly conducting a “Bucket Brigade” air monitoring project
3. Background & update on Ka Papa o Kakuihewa (the HECO “give back” program)
4. Update on the draft Waianae Environmental Justice report
5. Quick Bills Update: SB 701 “Moratorium on Landfills along Waianae Coast,” HB 1806 “Aha Kiole” and others.

Waianae Mountains Watershed Partnership Coordinator

The Division of Forestry and Wildlife O’ahu Branch will be recruiting a Wai’anae Mountains Watershed Partnership Coordinator.

Primary job duties will include: holding meetings with stake-holders, drafting a partnership agreement, and preparing a draft action plan for Wai’anae Mountains watershed lands.

The position will be temporary and part time position (one year/18 to 20 hours per week).

Please contact Marigold Zoll at Marigold.S.Zoll@hawaii.gov or (808) 453-6111 for more information. Anticipated opening date is in late February.

Obama Administration is looking for a page

Aloha!

The Obama Administration is looking for someone who is 16yrs. old and has a 3.0 GPA who might be interested in serving as a page.


Please share this information with friends, family and potential US House of Representatives Page candidates. The honor of serving as a page during the Obama administration will be an invaluable experience.

Help identify students to participate in this enlightening educational opportunity. Please access the below link for specific details.

http://pageprogram.house.gov

Board of Education Meeting


For those who are interested in meeting with the Board of Education, two meetings have been scheduled. One meeting in the Leeward District and the other for the Central District.

Leeward District

Date: Thursday, February 19

Time: 3:30 PM

Site: Leihoku Elementary School

86-285 Leihoku Street

Central District

Date: Thursday, March 5

Time: 3:30 PM

Site: Mililani Mauka Elementary

95-1111 Makaikai Street

Women of Waianae Valentine’s Day Garage Sale


Saturday, Feb. 14
8am to approx. 2pm
At old Maili “car quest” bldg on farrington hwy. (located about 1 block east of Beaches restaurant)
Please come to support WOW’s scholarship program and find great deals!