NOMINATIONS FOR COMMISSION MEMBERS
STATE COMMISSION ON WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
The Nominating Committee for the State Commission on Water Resource Management (“Water Commission”) is accepting applications for one position on the Commission starting July 1, 2014. The Nominating Committee will review the applications and send the names of not less than three (3) qualified individuals to the Governor who nominates one person for the vacant position. The nomination is subject to Senate confirmation.
The Water Commission is composed of seven members. The Commission has jurisdiction and final authority on matters relating to the State Water Code (Hawaii Revised Statutes Chapter 174C). The Governor appoints 5 members. The Chairperson of the Board of Land and Natural Resources and the Director of the Department of Health are voting ex-officio members.
State law requires that each member have “substantial experience in the area of water resource management.” Commission members serve without pay except for reimbursement for expenses. Each serves a four (4) year term.
Applications and resumes can be sent to:
Commission on Water Resource Management
1151 Punchbowl Street, Room227
Honolulu, HI 96813
Applications should be postmarked no later than Friday, February 7, 2014.
To apply online, please visit the State of Hawaii Boards and Commissions website at http://boards.hawaii.gov/apply/apply-for-a-board/. More information can be found on the Commission’s website at
COMMISSION ON WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
WILLIAM M. TAM
Dated: January 27, 2014