Candidates Needed For Board Seats

If you want to make a difference in your community, here’s a good way to start.

Oahu residents who are at least 18 years old or will be by Feb. 20, 2015, can file to run for a seat on their respective neighborhood board.

Candidates can apply online at Registration forms also are available at the City and County of Honolulu Neighborhood Commission Office at Honolulu Hale, Room 406, or by calling 768-3717. Deadline to apply is Feb. 20, 2015, and mailed forms must be postmarked by that date.

The deadline is the same to register to vote in the neighborhood board elections; residents who voted in either the primary or the general election automatically are registered.