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April 1988

From the President (Anne Lee)
Speaking Out: Fear of Volunteering (Rhoda M. Dorsey)
Water Quality Issue Survey (Kiyoko Nitz)
Women's History Month
Lobbying Needed for Initiative (Marian Wilkins)
Join the Debate on Agriculture
New League Publication: Reapportionment in Hawaii
Fundraising Update
Initiative Forum (Marian Wilkins)
Natural Resources at the Legislature (Kiyoko Nitz)
From the Local Leagues...
And Other LWV/Hawaii News...
What Kind of School Would I Like? (Marion Saunders)

From the Local Leagues...

Highlights of local Leagues' activities over the past few months include:

Hawai'i County

  • Completed its study of shoreline access and beach preservation and came to consensus (1) favoring the enactment of a Shoreline Access

    Ordinance by the Hawai'i County Council, and (2) supporting retention of Makalawena Beach in Kona as conservation land and prohibiting resort development there

  • Kailua-Kona unit held two open forums, one on the proposed Ka'u Spaceport and one on deep sea mining for cobalt and manganese in Hawaiian waters, featuring experts from the community


  • Held "Running to Win" seminar in November, encouraging grassroots effort in running for office, organizing campaigns, and addressing favorite issues

  • Presents "Issues at Large" every Monday night at 7 p.m. on Channel 20 TV


  • Held successful Christmas bake sale at which they handed out information on the League

  • Are planning Valentine's Day bake sale to be accompanied by Voters Service information

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