Abercrombie, Schatz to attend Town Hall meeting

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Gov. Neil Abercrombie and Lt. Gov. Brian Schatz will talk with residents of Aiea and Pearl City during a Town Hall meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Pearl Ridge Elementary School cafeteria.

Resident will hear about plans for Hawaii and how their communities may be impacted. After a presentation by elected officials, the discussion will be opened for questions by the public.

"We are very excited to bring together all of the state level elected officers at one event for the people of Aiea and Pearl City," said state Sen. Donna Mercado Kim. "We hope many people will attend as nothing is more important than direct communications between the people and their elected representatives, especially in challenging times such as these."

Other elected officials attending the event will be Kim, Senators Glenn Wakai, Clarence Nishihara and David Ige, and Representatives Blake Oshiro, Roy Takumi and K. Mark Takai.

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