Governor’s Advisory Council Meeting

To discuss conservation and resource management for Kawela and East Molokai.

The Governor’s Moloka‘i Community Advisory Council will meet on Tuesday, July 8, 3:00 p.m. at the K?lana ‘?iwi, DHHL / OHA Conference Room, 600 Maunaloa Highway, in Kaunakakai.  The public is invited.

Representatives from state, county and federal resource conservation agencies will discuss possible solutions to prevent flooding and erosion as well as potential actions to mitigate property and environmental damage in the Kawela Stream area.

Governor Linda Lingle created community advisory councils to give the neighbor islands a stronger voice in state government. The Moloka‘i Community Advisory Council holds monthly public meetings to seek community input and advise the Governor of important issues on Moloka‘i.  The council also recommends potential nominees for state boards and commissions.

The members of the Governor’s Moloka‘i Community Advisory Council are Robert Granger, Janice Kalanihuia, Jersula Manaba, and Marlene Purdy.

Anyone requiring special assistance or accommodations to participate at this meeting may call (808) 586-0001.  For additional information on Neighbor Island Community Advisory Councils, including meeting minutes and agendas, visit the Governor’s Web site at


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