Deputy Mayor of Shibukawa City, Japan, Visits the Big Island

Deputy Mayor Hiromi Iizuka visited Hawaiʻi Island, a sister city to his Shibukawa City, Japan. Shibukawa is home of the Ikaho Hawaiian Festival, the largest hula festival in Japan.

Deputy Mayor Iizuka presents a message of aloha to Mayor Kenoi on behalf of Mayor Sadaji Akutsu of Shibukawa.

Members of the Hawaiʻi Island Japanese Community Association joined Deputy Mayor Iizuka and his delegation to visit Mayor Kenoi’s office.

From left, Duane Mukai, Tommy Goya, Managing Director Bill Takaba, Amy Aoyagi, Hiroshi Suga (in front), Sanemon Chigira of Shibukawa, Mayor Kenoi, Deputy Mayor Iizuka, Executive Assistant Char Shigemura, Takashi Ishizaka of Shibukawa, and Kenji Kawai.

Mayor Kenoi presented omiyage to Deputy Mayor Iizuka.

Pictures from Mayor Kenoi's Facebook Site

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

I do this to keep the spammers away * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.