For Immediate Release: June 5, 2012
Press Release by: Councilmember G. Riki Hokama, Chair Policy Committee (www.mauicounty.gov/committees/POL)
Application deadline extended for Lanai Community Plan Advisory Committee
WAILUKU, Maui, Hawaii – The deadline for applications for a position on the Lanai Community Plan Advisory Committee (“CPAC”) has been extended until June 15, 2012, Policy Committee Chair Riki Hokama announced today. By County ordinance, 9 of the CPAC’s 13 members will be appointed by the Council, while 4 will be appointed by the Mayor. To be eligible to serve on the Lanai CPAC, an applicant must be a resident of the Island of Lanai. All Lanai residents are encouraged to apply. Experience in land use planning is helpful, but not required.Hokama said the application form and a general information sheet concerning the Lanai CPAC can be found under “Items of Interest” in the Policy Committee’s section of the County website: http://www.mauicounty.gov/committees/pol. In addition, the application form and information sheet are available at the Lanai Council Office at 8th Street and Lanai Avenue, Lanai City.Applications should be received or postmarked by 4:30 p.m. on June 15, Hokama said. He added that the Policy Committee will meet soon thereafter to consider appointments. For additional information, please contact the Policy Committee Staff (270-7659 or 270 8005) or the Lanai Council Office (565-7094).