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Notice of Info. Briefing: Committees on Housing and Ocean, Marine Resources and Hawaiian Affairs.


THE SENATE

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-NINTH LEGISLATURE

INTERIM OF 2017

COMMITTEE ON HOUSING

Senator Will Espero, Chair

Senator Breene Harimoto, Vice Chair

Sen. Josh Green

Sen. Clarence K. Nishihara

Sen. Kaiali‘i Kahele

COMMITTEE ON HOUSING

Rep. Tom Brower, Chair

Rep. Nadine K. Nakamura, Vice Chair

Rep. Henry J.C. Aquino

Rep. Joy A. San Buenaventura

Rep. Mark J. Hashem

Rep. Bob McDermott

Rep. Sean Quinlan

COMMITTEE ON HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS

Senator Maile S.L. Shimabukuro, Chair

Senator Brickwood Galuteria, Vice Chair

Sen. J. Kalani English

Sen. Gil Riviere

Sen. Josh Green

COMMITTEE ON OCEAN, MARINE RESOURCES, & HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS

Rep. Kaniela Ing, Chair

Rep. Cedric Asuega Gates, Vice Chair

Rep. Richard P. Creagan

Rep. Calvin K.Y. Say

Rep. Lynn DeCoite

Rep. Gregg Takayama

Rep. Matthew S. LoPresti

Rep. Cynthia Thielen

NOTICE OF INFORMATIONAL BRIEFING

DATE: Thursday, October 19, 2017

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

PLACE: Conference Room 229

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

A G E N D A

The purpose of this informational briefing is to discuss the efforts of Department of Hawaiian Homelands (DHHL) to provide homes for its beneficiaries and tackle the affordable housing crisis; including its policies relating to the building of homes and the awarding of lots. Additionally, DHHL will update the joint committees on their strategic plans and initiatives to build higher density developments, including condominiums, along the rail transit line and within the urban core. The Sovereign Councils of the Hawaiian Homelands Assembly is also invited to provide an update on its work and efforts to help and assist beneficiaries. The Honolulu Habitat for Humanity will give a presentation on the work it does to build or renovate homes for Hawaii’s Native Hawaiian community. Finally, Hawaiian Community Development, a non-profit dedicated to housing, community, and economic development that benefits families living on Hawaiian Home Lands, will present their efforts in providing affordable housing for DHHL beneficiaries.

The following participants are invited to speak:

Jobie M.K. Masagatani, Chair................. Department of Hawaiian Home Lands

Robin Danner, Chair................................ Sovereign Councils of the Hawaiian Homelands Assembly

Kali Watson, Executive Director.............. Hawaiian Community Development

Jim Murphy, Executive Director............. Honolulu Habitat for Humanity

If you require auxiliary aids or services to participate in the informational briefing (i.e. ASL or foreign language interpreter, or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the committee clerk at least 24 hours prior to the briefing so that arrangements can be made.

For further information, please call the Committee Clerk at 586-6360.


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