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MEETINGS

>> State Board of Education meeting: Tuesday, 1390 Miller St., Room 404. For more information, call 586-3334.

>> Human Resources Committee meeting: 9:30 a.m.; Finance and Infrastructure meeting: 10:30 a.m.; general business meeting: 1:30 p.m. Agenda includes:

* Discussion items: Community stakeholder presentation, Project Vision Hawaii; update on the governor’s Every Student Succeeds Act Team; insights on public education reform and relationship with Hawaii’s Blueprint for Public Education.

* Action items: Recognizing Stephen Schatz, deputy superintendent; recommendations concerning Kalihi-to-Ala Moana school impact fee district; recommendations concerning reduction in force; conducting special review of state Public Charter School Commission.

>> University of Hawaii Board of Regents monthly meeting: 9:15 a.m., Thursday at Honolulu Community College, Norman W.H. Loui Conference Center, Building 2, Room 201, 874 Dillingham Blvd. For more information, call 956-8213. Agenda includes:

* Resolution in support of university president extending his dual capacity as president and interim chancellor of UH Manoa.

* Approval for board participation in the community colleges accreditation institutional self-evaluation report.

>> Urgent Care Hawaii employer portal training seminar: Free, every Wednesday, 9-11 a.m., Urgent Care Hawaii, 1245 Kuala St., Pearl City. For reservations, call 784-2582 or email occmed@ucarehi.com. Website is ucarehi.com.

NEIGHBORHOOD BOARDS

>> Makakilo/Kapolei/Honokai Hale: 7- 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, Kapolei Hale-Conference Room, 1000 Uluohia St. Agenda includes:

* Update on Hawaii Bicycle League and Villages of Kapolei Association partnership.

* Update on Kapolei Regional Park.

* Updates and announcements for Kapolei School Complex.

>> Mililani Mauka/Launani Valley: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Mililani Mauka Elementary School, 95-1111 Makaikai St. Agenda includes:

* Vote-by-mail presentation by League of Women Voters/Common Cause Hawaii.

* Solar project update; speaker Wren Wescoatt, NRG Energy.

* Drug information and prevention forum with speaker Marilyn Lee.

>> Mililani/Waipio/Melemanu: 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Mililani Recreation Center III, 95-281 Kaloapau St. Agenda includes:

* Update on the progress of Mililani and Waipio solar projects.

* Troop-reductions study final findings.

* Results of point-in-time homeless survey.

* Why do we need a Convention of States?

* Drug abuse information and prevention forum on March 9, Mililani High School Cafeteria, with speaker Marilyn Lee.

* Should the state Legislature establish an election-by-mail system?

>> Nanakuli/Maili: 7-9:30 p.m. Tuesday at Ka Waihona o ka Na’auao Public Charter School Cafeteria, 89-195 Farrington Highway. Agenda includes:

* Support for resolution in promoting all mail-in voting.

* A&G Bar and Grill requesting that hours of operation be extended to midnight from 10 p.m.

>> Nuuanu/Punchbowl: 7:15 p.m., Tuesday, Pauoa Elementary School Cafeteria, 2301 Pauoa Road. Agenda includes:

* Presentation on proposal for voting by mail by League of Women Voters.

* Status of various trees on Nuuanu Avenue.

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