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Downtown-Chinatown Neighborhood Board Meeting February Agenda
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
THURSDAY 7 FEBRUARY 2019
HAWAII PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
ONE ALOHA TOWER DRIVE
MULTI-PURPOSE ROOM 3
Reminder of order and decorum: Persons wishing to speak on agenda items must raise their hand and, when recognized, address the Chair. Each member of the audience is entitled to speak once for up to two (2) minutes on any agenda item unless otherwise directed by the Chair. Board Members shall adhere to Board speaking limits.
The meeting is being recorded for broadcasting and viewing on ‘Olelo. To insure that all verbal comments are audible for broadcasting, please speak into the designated microphone to enable the importance of the speaker's message to be recorded and heard at the broadcast and viewing of the meeting.
I. CALL TO ORDER
II. INTRODUCTION OF BOARD MEMBERS
III. PUBLIC SAFETY REPORTS
A. Honolulu Fire Department
B. Honolulu Police Department
C. Neighborhood Citizen Patrol
D. Public Concerns - (Two (2) minutes each for issue not on the Agenda)
IV. NEW BUSINESS
A. Discussion on Three (3) Absences of Willis Moore
B. Nicole Reid, Secretary/Treasurer, Arts, Culture, Merchants, Etc. (ACME)
1) Post Event Report on First Friday and Block Party Series 2018.
2) Post Event Report for First Friday Arts and Culture Block Party Friday 4 January 2019
3) Non-Construction Street Closure First Friday Arts and Culture Block Party Friday 1 March, 5 April, 3 May, and 7 June 2019 programming to include live mural painting (8:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.), live music (8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.), and street food (8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.) with beer and wine service (8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.)
Streets Closed: Hotel Street between Nuuanu Avenue and Smith Street, loading zones on Smith Street and Nuuanu Avenue adjacent to Hotel Street from 7:30 p.m. to 3:00 a.m.
C. Don Murphy, Murphy's Bar and Grill Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration.
Sunday 17 March 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. Liquor and live music from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and a keiki tent
Street Closures: From Sunday 17 March 2019 8:00 a.m. to Monday 18 March 2019 2:00.a.m. Merchant Street between Nuuanu Avenue to Bethel Street, Nuuanu Avenue between King Street and Marin Street, and between King Street and Hotel Street
D. Chinatown Issues:
b) Enforcement of Sit/Lie
c) Sanitation and Sidewalks in Chinatown
d) Bishop Street Homeless Camp
e) Damaged Street/Potholes
f) Liquor Stores
h) Purse Snatching
i) Assaults and Car Break-ins
V. COMMUNITY REPORTS (Three (3) minutes each)
A. Hawaii Pacific University (HPU)
B. Safe Haven - Greg Payton
C. Honolulu Rail Transit (HART) - Pat Lee
D. Chinatown Business and Community Association (CBCA) - Chu Lan Shubert-Kwock
E. Arts Culture Merchant Etc. (ACME) - Nicole Reid
F. Chinatown Improvement District (CID) - Lee Stack
G. BikeShare (Biki) - Todd Boulanger
H. Chinatown Watch - Fran Butera
I. Honolulu Arts & Culture - Kimo Wong/Miki Lee
VI. ELECTED OFFICIALS
A. City and County of Honolulu
1. Mayor Kirk Caldwell's Representative - Megan Muramatsu
2. City Councilmember Carol Fukunaga
1. Governor David Ige's Representative
2. State Senators and State Representatives
VII. APPROVAL OF THURSDAY 3 JANUARY 2019 REGULAR MEETING MINUTES
VIII. BOARD BUSINESS AND REPORTS
A. Chair???s Report
1. Concerns: Homeless camps, lawlessness
2. Liquor License Application and Street Closures
3. Neighborhood Commission Updates
4. Office of Information Practices Report
B. Treasurer's Report
C. City and County Affairs
D. Oahu Metropolitan Planning Organization (OMPO)
A. The next regular meeting is scheduled for Thursday 7 March 2019, Hawaii Pacific University,
One Aloha Tower Drive, Multi-Purpose Room 3 at 6:00 p.m.
B. The Neighborhood Citizen's Patrol meets each Tuesday on the Diamond Head side of Kukui Plaza at
8:00 p.m. Please consider joining the patrol and supporting its efforts as they express their service and pride in our Downtown-Chinatown community.
C. Broadcast-Videotape of Board meetings are scheduled to be shown on the 3rd Thursday, and on the
2nd and 4th Saturday, Channel 49.
A mailing list is maintained for interested persons and agencies to receive this board's agenda and minutes. Additions, corrections, and deletions to the mailing list may be directed to the Neighborhood Commission Office (NCO) at Kapalama Hale, Suite 160, 925 Dillingham Boulevard, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817; Telephone (808) 768-3710 Fax (808) 768-3711; or call Neighborhood Assistant Harry Cho at (808) 768-3714 or e-mail Harry.Cho@honolulu.gov. Agendas and minutes are also available on the internet at www.honolulu.gov/nco.
Any individual wishing to attend a Neighborhood Board meeting who has questions about accommodations for a physical disability or a special physical need should call the NCO at 768-3710 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at least three (3) business days before the scheduled meeting.
All written testimony must be received in the Neighborhood Commission Office 48 hours prior to the meeting. If within 48 hours, written and/or oral testimony may be submitted directly to the board at the meeting. If submitting written testimony, please note the board and agenda item(s) your testimony concerns. Send to: Neighborhood Commission Office, 925 Dillingham Boulevard, Suite, Honolulu, HI 96817. Fax: (808) 768-3711. Email: email@example.com.
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