Next week is “Sunshine Week,” a national celebration of access to public information. To kick it off, a short interview of the Director of the Office of Information Practices (OIP) will be aired on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. on ‘Olelo’s Channel 53. Director Cheryl Kakazu Park was interviewed by Lyla Berg for the Island Focus program to give a brief introduction to what OIP does and how it helps the public obtain access to government records and meetings. The program will be re-broadcast on March 26 at 4:30 p.m. and April 2 at 6:30 p.m., or can be found at minute 23 by using this link or searching for “Island Focus” at olelo.org/olelonet.
OIP has other revelations planned for next week, so please look for next week’s What’s New articles.
For the latest open government news, you can check for archived copies of What’s New articles, which are posted at oip.hawaii.gov or can be e-mailed upon request by e-mailing [email protected]. Also, if you would like to receive What’s New articles or attachments in a different format, please e-mail or contact OIP at (808) 586-1400.