POSTED: 9:33 a.m. HST, Oct 7, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 9:33 a.m. HST, Oct 7, 2013
LIHUE » The mayor of Kauai County says he will seek another term.
The Garden Island reports Mayor Bernard Carvalho, Jr. announced Saturday night he will run for a second full term in 2014.
Carvalho was elected in 2008 to a two-year term following the death of Mayor Bryan Baptiste.
He was elected to a four-year term in 2010.
The mayor says he wants to continue to promote affordable housing around Kauai.
He says a goal is to provide covered shelters for all Kauai Bus stops, expand feeder routes and continue efforts to create a resource recovery park.
He also says he wants to ensure that the island is sustainable.
Candidates can officially file from Feb. 3 to June 3.