Mayor Derek S.K. Kawakami and members of the 2018-2020 Kauai County Council were sworn into office by Judge Randal G. B. Valenciano at the Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall on Monday.

“I am so grateful, incredibly honored, and truly humbled by the overwhelming amount of love and support from my family, my campaign team, my friends, loved ones, and most especially, our Kauai community,” said Mayor Kawakami in front of a crowd of over 450 people. “I believe that as a community, we are all seeking the same goal. One way or another, we all want a better island, and a better quality of life for all.”

The members of the 2018-2020 Kauai County Council include Council Chair Arryl Kaneshiro, Council Vice Chair Ross Kagawa, Arthur Brun, Mason K. Chock, Felicia Cowden, Luke A. Evslin, and KipuKai Kualii.

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