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  Amy Asselbaye     Don Horner     Lance Mizumoto


Grant Chun, Committee Chairperson

Brian De Lima, Committee Vice Chairperson


Tuesday, September 15, 2015

11:00 a.m.

 Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813


I.               Call to Order 

II.              *Public testimony on Finance and Infrastructure Committee (“Committee”) agenda items 

III.             Approval of Meeting Minutes of August 18, 2015 

           IV.            Discussion Items

                             A.              Update on Department of Education’s sustainable/energy efficiency master plan, “Ka Hei”   

       B.              Student transportation audit results (2012-present)  

       C.              Update on process and timeline for Committee review of Department of Education’s heat abatement program and update on progress since September 1, 2015  

           V.             Action Items

       A.              Committee Action on recommendation concerning Department of Education’s operating budget:  budget restriction implementation for Fiscal Year 2015-2016  

       B.              Committee Action on recommendations concerning Board Policy 500.9, Establishment of Complex Areas and Board Policy 500.10, Functions of District Offices 

                       Department memorandum regarding Board Policy 500.9 and 500.10

VI.            Adjournment


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                                                                                                                          Grant Chun, Committee Chairperson