Inside Honolulu

Tenth Candidate Announces for Honolulu’s District 6 Council Seat

·By civilbeat

Looks like Carol Fukunaga’s exploration is complete.

The Hawaii state senator — who lost in the Aug. 11 primary — officially announced her bid for Tulsi Gabbard’s seat on the Honolulu City Coucncil.

This makes Fukunaga the tenth candidate announce a run at Gabbard’s open seat, which will appear on the Nov. 6 ballot. The deadline to submit candidacy paperwork is Friday.

Gabbard resigned earlier this month after winning the Democratic nomination for Mazie Hirono’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

For the full list of candidates running for Gabbard’s seat click here.

—Nick Grube