HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Representative Mark Takai joined us this morning to discuss the homelessness crisis and some of his upcoming events.
During the next 10 days he will be hosting three community town meetings. The first meeting being held today, August 19th, and will focus on senior fraud protection. It will be at the Lanakila Multipurpose Senior Center from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. They will be providing resources for senior citizens and offering tips on how to avoid fraud cases.
Next week Wednesday, August 26th, there will be a 'Higher Education Workshop' focusing on college affordability. Representatives from secondary institutions, colleges and experts on financial aid will be present.
On August 29th, there will be a job fair at Honolulu Community College from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Representative Takai says It will focus on career based jobs, and include representatives from military branches and the civilian workforce as well.