Prioritizing the Safety and Well-Being of our Community:Collaborate with law enforcement agencies to implement community policing, promote transparency, and improve relations between law enforcement and residents. Advocate for effective emergency response systems and disaster preparedness plans to safeguard our community during unforeseen crises. Additionally, work to address substance abuse issues through evidence-based prevention and treatment programs, helping families affected by addiction find support and recovery resources.
Transportation Solutions for Families and Communities: Foster safe, walkable neighborhoods that encourage outdoor activities, reduce traffic, and air pollution, promoting family-friendly policies. Advocate for improved public transportation options that are convenient for parents, reducing the need for multiple cars. Additionally, invest in expanding rail access, connecting our communities efficiently, and enhancing access to economic opportunities while reducing the environmental footprint.
Accessible Family Healthcare: Advocate for accessible and affordable healthcare that prioritizes the well-being of families, including children, and seniors, ensuring that everyone in our community can access quality healthcare while promoting family-friendly and senior-friendly healthcare policies.
Supporting Local Businesses: Promote policies that support businesses offering family-friendly policies, such as flexible working hours, parental leave, and affordable childcare options. Work on policies that enable family-run businesses to grow and succeed while also expanding economic opportunities to help families generate additional income.
Supporting Early Education and Central Oahu Schools: Prioritize investments in early childhood education and affordable childcare services to ease the burden on working parents and ensure our kids get the best start in life, while also directing resources to Central Oahu schools to guarantee they have top-notch facilities and access to quality education, with a focus on meeting the unique needs of our community's students and teachers.
Addressing Homelessness and Affordable Housing: Tackle the housing affordability crisis to ensure that growing families can find suitable and affordable homes within our community, emphasizing family-focused housing policies. Simultaneously, implement comprehensive strategies to address homelessness in Central Oahu, providing support and resources for those in need to ensure stable housing and a stronger community.
Sustainable Environmental Policies and Affordable Clean Energy:Promote sustainable policies that protect our environment for the sake of our children's future, emphasizing the importance of family-friendly environmental practices. Additionally, work towards the implementation of clean energy solutions to bring down electricity costs, ensuring a greener and more affordable future for our families.
Advancing Women's Rights and Equal Pay: Champion women's rights, equal pay, and opportunities for women in the workforce to empower mothers and ensure they have a voice in shaping our community's future, fostering a more family-friendly environment.