Learn how your hard earned tax dollars will be applied to County-established budgetary priorities for the fiscal year of 2016-17 on May 12th from 6-8 pm at the West Hawaii Civic Center, Council Chambers (Doors Open at 5:30).
Mayor Billy Kenoi and members of his cabinet will explain the new County budget and spending priorities for Hawai`i County.
Joining the Mayor will be Department of Finance Director Deana Sako, along with Susan Akiyama – Director, Office of Housing and Community Development, Clayton Honma – Director, Department of Parks and Recreation, Warren Lee – Director, Department of Public Works, and Tiffany Kai – Director, Mass Transit Agency.
Karen Eoff, County Council member for District 8 and Chair of the Committee on Finance, will provide the Forum’s opening remarks and explain the budget development process and how spending and revenue priorities are established.
This informational Forum will be moderated by Sherry Bracken of KKOA, LAVA, and KOA radio.