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Mayor and Family Visiting Japan for Relative’s Birthday

June 17, 2013, 11:52 AM HST
* Updated June 17, 11:54 AM
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Mayor Billy Kenoi will be traveling to Japan this week on a family vacation, an administration spokesman said today.

Kenoi, his wife Takako and their three children will be visiting Kagoshima, Japan to celebrate the 90th birthday of the children’s great-grandmother.

County Managing Director Wally Lau will serving as acting mayor until Kenoi’s return.

The mayor is scheduled to return to work on Monday, June 24.

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