Two candidates, State Sen. Carol Fukunaga and former Honolulu Councilman Jon Yoshimura, have already said they plan to run.
It’s expected a lot more are interested. The dates to file for candidacy are from Aug. 22 to Aug. 31.
To see how Gabbard’s resignation impacts the council, read my story here.
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Calmer than past sessions but still chaotic, House and Senate members worked to agree on legislation before the deadline.