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2017 Neighborhood Board candidate filing period opens

News Release from Honolulu NCO, Dec 1, 2016 –UPDATED December 29, 2016

Honolulu - Beginning December 1, 2016, O‘ahu residents can file to run for a seat on their neighborhood board by applying online at, or completing and submitting a candidate registration form. The printed form is available at the Neighborhood Commission Office (NCO) at Kapālama Hale, 925 Dillingham Boulevard, Suite 160 and the Department of Customer Services Public Information Center at the Mission Memorial Building, at 550 South King Street.

Candidacy is open to O‘ahu residents who will be at least 18 years of age by February 17, 2017. The deadline to apply as a candidate is February 17, 2017. Mailed forms must be postmarked by the deadline date and received by February 24, 2017.

Voting begins on April 28, 2017, and ends on May 17, 2017. Elected board members serve a two year term, starting on July 1, 2017. Voters will elect 437 neighborhood board representatives to serve on the 33 neighborhood boards.

Voting in the Neighborhood Board Elections

O‘ahu residents who have voted in the 2016 primary or general elections are automatically registered to vote in the 2017 Neighborhood Board Elections.

Other residents, including military personnel and family members, legal resident aliens, and students, who will be at least 18 years of age by February 17, 2017, may register to vote in the Neighborhood Board elections by submitting a neighborhood board voter registration form.

The form is available online at and at the Neighborhood Commission Office at Kapālama Hale. The deadline to submit the voter registration form is February 17, 2017. Mailed forms must be postmarked by the deadline date and received by February 24, 2017.

The mission of the Neighborhood Board System is to increase and assure effective citizen participation in the decisions of government. O‘ahu’s Neighborhood Board System is the only government sponsored civic engagement system in the State of Hawai‘i. While they are advisory, board activities may include study and review of capital improvement projects and zoning concerns. They may also conduct educational programs on governmental decision making processes and establish community goals, objectives, and priorities.

More information about the election and neighborhood boards can be found on the NCO website at

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2017 Neighborhood Board Elections Candidate List

Subdistrict 00 = At-Large

Board Name Board and SD Last Name First Name Ballot Name
Hawaii Kai 01 00 Iwasa Natalie IWASA, Natalie
Hawaii Kai 01 10 Mayor Roberta MAYOR, Roberta
Kuliouou-Kalani Iki 02 01 Yap Melvyn YAP, Melvin M.L. M.R.
Kuliouou-Kalani Iki 02 04 Spangler Sheridan SPANGLER, Sheridan R.
Kuliouou-Kalani Iki 02 08 Parker Kamaka PARKER, Kamaka
Kuliouou-Kalani Iki 02 08 Aoyagi Davin AOYAGI, Davin
Waialae-Kahala 03 01 Francis Karen FRANCIS, Karen L.
Waialae-Kahala 03 03 Pyles John PYLES, John
Kaimuki 04 01 Moniz-Kahoohanohano Marilyn MONIZ-KAHOOHANOHANO, Marilyn
Kaimuki 04 02 Hagadone Mark HAGADONE, Mark R.
Kaimuki 04 02 Okamura Sharon OKAMURA, Sharon
Kaimuki 04 03 Hoe Paul HOE, Paul D.
Diamond Head/Kapahulu/St. Louis Heights 05 02 Welch Winston WELCH, Winston
Diamond Head/Kapahulu/St. Louis Heights 05 03 Persons Don PERSONS, Don A.
Palolo 06 00 Hack Randolph HACK, Randolph C.
Palolo 06 01 Shiraki Earl SHIRAKI, Earl Masato
Manoa 07 01 Kobayashi Dale KOBAYASHI, Dale
Manoa 07 01 Watson Ellen WATSON, Ellen
Manoa 07 03 Koff Joan KOFF, Joan
Manoa 07 03 San Diego Eric SAN DIEGO, Eric Delos
Manoa 07 04 Armstrong Dylan ARMSTRONG, Dylan P.
Manoa 07 04 Quadri Muhammad QUADRI, Muhammad Anwar
McCully-Moiliili 08 00 Moore Uneeda MOORE, Skye
McCully-Moiliili 08 00 Robotti Paul ROBOTTI, Paul F.
Waikiki 09 01 Merz Jeff MERZ, Jeff
Waikiki 09 01 Geck Jeff GECK, Jeff
Waikiki 09 02 Finley Robert FINLEY, Robert
Waikiki 09 03 Henski Kathryn HENSKI, Kathryn
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 10 01 Klink Paul KLINK, Paul
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 10 01 Tannenbaum Stephen TANNENBAUM, Stephen
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 10 01 Lofquist William LOFQUIST, Bill
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 10 01 Fenton Larry FENTON, Larry
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 10 02 Mitchell Samuel MITCHELL, Sam Moriwaki
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 10 03 Kawano Richard KAWANO, Richard H.
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 10 03 Balderston Adele BALDERSTON, Adele
Makiki/Lower Punchbowl/Tantalus 11 01 Harrison Scott HARRISON, Scott
Ala Moana-Kakaako 11 01 Ammons William AMMONS, William
Ala Moana-Kakaako 11 01 Chang Rodney CHANG, Rodney
Ala Moana-Kakaako 11 03 Armstrong Robert ARMSTRONG, Robert Mikala
Ala Moana-Kakaako 11 03 Horvath John HORVATH, John C.
Ala Moana-Kakaako 11 04 Cho Hendrick CHO, Hendrick
Nuuanu/Punchbowl 12 02 Smith Patrick SMITH, Patrick S.
Nuuanu/Punchbowl 12 02 Vieira Bob VIEIRA, Bob L.
Nuuanu/Punchbowl 12 03 Nerney Philip NERNEY, Philip
Nuuanu/Punchbowl 12 03 Hidano Audrey HIDANO, Audrey
Downtown-Chinatown 13 00 Shubert-Kwock Chu Lan SHUBERT-KWOCK, Chu Lan
Downtown-Chinatown 13 00 Tom Robert TOM, Bob
Downtown-Chinatown 13 00 Donaldson-Selby John DONALDSON-SELBY, John
Downtown-Chinatown 13 00 Smyth Thomas SMYTH, Thomas
Downtown-Chinatown 13 00 Moore Willis MOORE, Willis H.A.
Liliha/Puunui/Alewa/Kamehameha Heights 14 00 Ho Bixby HO, Bixby K.G.
Liliha/Puunui/Alewa/Kamehameha Heights 14 02 Markley Maryellen MARKLEY, Maryellen
Liliha/Puunui/Alewa/Kamehameha Heights 14 02 Fong Wesley FONG, Wesley F.
Liliha/Puunui/Alewa/Kamehameha Heights 14 02 Mitsuda Brandon MITSUDA, Brandon R.
Liliha/Puunui/Alewa/Kamehameha Heights 14 03 Kaapu Carole KAAPU, Carole K.
Liliha/Puunui/Alewa/Kamehameha Heights 14 05 Stubbs Robert STUBBS, Robert S.
Kalihi-Palama 15 00 Farm Kendrick FARM, Ken
Kalihi-Palama 15 00 Pomponio Cathleen POMPONIO, Cathleen
Kalihi-Palama 15 00 Dumayag Joe DUMAYAG, Joe S.
Kalihi-Palama 15 00 Aki Jacob Bryan AKI, J. B. Kaomakaokala
Kalihi Valley 16 00 Lagmay Phillip LAGMAY, Phillip
Aliamanu/Salt Lake/Foster Village 18 00 Egge Dennis EGGE, Dennis
Aliamanu/Salt Lake/Foster Village 18 00 Czar David CZAR, David P.
Aliamanu/Salt Lake/Foster Village 18 00 Delgado Fides DELGADO, Fides
Aiea 20 00 Mobley Ron MOBLEY, Ron
Aiea 20 00 Cavanaugh Maxine CAVANAUGH, Maxine
Aiea 20 02 Tsuji Russell TSUJI, Russell Y.
Aiea 20 04 Mizusawa Richard MIZUSAWA, Richard
Pearl City 21 00 Velasco Antonio VELASCO, Antonio F.
Pearl City 21 00 Yokotake Blake YOKOTAKE, Blake
Pearl City 21 00 Itsuno Andrew ITSUNO, Andrew
Pearl City 21 00 Veray Larry VERAY, Larry
Pearl City 21 00 Inouye Guy INOUYE, Guy
Pearl City 21 00 Poaha Kelsey POAHA, Kelsey
Waipahu 22 03 Wheatley Chuck WHEATLEY, Chuck B.
Ewa 23 00 Poche III Manuel POCHE, Manuel
Ewa 23 00 Weinberger Jessie WEINBERGER, Jessie S.
Waianae Coast 24 00 Simpliciano Joseph SIMPLICIANO, Joseph K. JR.
Waianae Coast 24 01 Koike Wilson KOIKE, W. Ken
Mililani/Waipio/Melemanu 25 00 Svrcina Emil SVRCINA, Emil
Mililani/Waipio/Melemanu 25 04 Remington Charles REMINGTON, Charles L.
North Shore 27 01 Carlson Clayton CARLSON, Clay
North Shore 27 01 Shirai Thomas SHIRAI, Thomas T. JR.
North Shore 27 02 Biechler Michael BIECHLER, Michael
North Shore 27 02 Courtenay Henry COURTENAY, Henry V.
North Shore 27 03 Lehmkuhl Erica LEHMKUHL, Erica
North Shore 27 03 Philips Carol PHILIPS, Carol
North Shore 27 05 Foo SharLyn FOO, SharLyn
Koolauloa 28 04 Anae Hannah ANAE, Hannah K.
Kahaluu 29 03 Goldstein Kenneth GOLDSTEIN, Ken
Kahaluu 29 03 Machado, Jr. Arthur MACHADO, Arthur
Kahaluu 29 04 Burns Peter BURNS, Peter
Kaneohe 30 00 San Nicolas Felipe SAN NICOLAS, Felipe
Kaneohe 30 04 Ditch Warren DITCH, Warren, B. Jr.
Kaneohe 30 09 Davlantes Nancy DAVLANTES, Nancy
Kaneohe 30 10 Radke Mo RADKE, Mo
Kaneohe 30 13 Hanks Jon HANKS, Jon
Kaneohe 30 13 Downing III Cecil DOWNING, Cecil Ray III
Kaneohe 30 14 Sager William SAGER, William
Kailua 31 01 Courteau Frederic COURTEAU, Freddy
Kailua 31 02 Bachini Robert BACHINI, Robert C.
Kailua 31 02 Medeiros Robin MEDEIROS, Robin K.
Kailua 31 03 Dowsett Susan DOWSETT, Susan
Kailua 31 03 Weinberg Ronald WEINBERG, Ronald S.
Waimanalo 32 02 Magliba Rufino Dan MAGLIBA, Rufino Dan
Waimanalo 32 03 Jamila Jr. Andrew JAMILA, Andrew M. Jr.
Waimanalo 32 10 Alivado Shannon ALIVADO, Shannon
Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale 34 00 Ferreira Michael FERREIRA, M. H.
Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale 34 00 Roberts James ROBERTS, James Charles
Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale 34 00 Stensrud Scott STENSRUD, Scott
Mililani Mauka/Launani Valley 35 00 Johnson Cisco JOHNSON, Cisco L.
Mililani Mauka/Launani Valley 35 00 Melendrez SJ MELENDREZ, SJ

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