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5:04 p.m. APEC Scuttles Camping Permits

Due to heightened APEC security at the Fasi Municipal Building and surrounding Civic Center grounds, no camping permits will be issued on Nov. 10 or Nov. 14 at any Satellite City Hall Office or at the Fasi Municipal Building, according to a city press release.

Also, the People’s Open Market at the Fasi building will be closed on Nov. 7 and Nov. 14 due to heightened APEC security.

4:57 p.m. Trick or Treat

Unlucky No. 13. That’s pretty spooky.

That’s where the city of Honolulu falls on the list of the top 25 U.S. metros for Halloween trick-or-treating, according to The Atlantic.

A different survey, put out by real estate website Zillow.com, has Honolulu as the third-best city for candy-hunting. That index includes median home value, walkability, population density and crime.

Read more about that over at Honolulu Magazine.

Reapportionment Commission Cancelled

For the first time since its three public hearings across the island — the first of which had zero attendees — the Honolulu City Council Reapportionment Commission was originally scheduled to gather tonight to talk about its plan for the nine Council districts.

That meeting has been cancelled, according to the city’s election website.

Instead, the next meeting will be held at 4 p.m. on Nov. 10 at Honolulu Hale.

Intermodal Pete

From a story elsewhere on Civil Beat this morning:

Mayor Peter Carlisle dedicated two bus stations yesterday, and rode a city bus from one event to the other. Inside Honolulu was the only reporter on that bus, and shares tales from the events and the ride between them.

Read the story here.

Public Support for APEC

The results are in, and Honoluluans are happy APEC is coming.

The decision to hold the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Honolulu was supported by 73 percent of people surveyed by Civil Beat in an automated-telephone poll of 1,152 likely voters on Oct. 20 and Oct. 23.

Read the full story for more details.

Where’s Carlisle?

Mayor Peter Carlisle has no events on his public schedule for today.

Read Previous Editions of Inside Honolulu

October 25: Finmeccanica Business Plan: Sell Ansaldo; Train Facility Work Begins; City Workers Vaccinated; November Public Hearing; Special Meeting Today; Where’s Carlisle?

October 24: Rail~Volution Sunshine?; Using Force; Friday Night News; Charging for Parks; Where’s Carlisle?

October 21: City Spending On Rail Lawyers; Carlisle’s Public Sked; A Message From Carrie; Sidewalk Project Pau; Parking Hardship; Bus Routes, Trash Pickup Adjusted for APEC; Where’s Carlisle?

October 20: Special Committee Meeting; APEC Security Road Closures; Council Concerned About Rail Operation Costs; City Misses HUD Deadline; Investigation: Rail at the Airport; Where’s Carlisle?

October 19: Mayor Listens to Preschoolers; The CityCamp “Unconference”; Two TOD Workshops Next Week; Rail Construction Knocks Out Traffic Cams; UPW Strike During APEC?; A Merry Celebration; Martin Running For Mayor; Where’s Carlisle?

October 18: Hula Festival Venue Change; “Overwhelming” Response: APEC Turning Away Volunteers; Garbage Truck Problems; APEC Surveillance Camera Locations; Where’s Carlisle?

October 17: You Say You Want A Rail~Volution; An Evening With Carlisle; Mufi’s Fundraising Muscle; Waipahu Rail Soil Tests Begin; Young People Love Honolulu; Where’s Carlisle?

October 13: Low Sewer Bond Interest; Full Steam Ahead; HART: Ansaldo Still Capable; Police Gifts: A History; There’s No Crying In Rail Contractor Disputes!; Drug Summit Coming To Hawaii; Where’s Carlisle?

October 12: Money For Buses; Ewa Development Plan Up For Review; Second Crack At Homeless on Sidewalk; Where’s Carlisle?

October 11: Rail On PBS; Sidewalk Property Bill Advances; Noise Bill Deferred; Merits of Rail-Volution; Carlisle’s Blood; Targeting Homeless?; Rod Tam’s Friends; Today’s Meetings; Where’s Carlisle?

October 10: Transportation Committee Canceled; Hilton Hawaiian Village On The Agenda; Rail = Jobs; Honolulu’s Global Mayor; Zoning and Planning; Where’s Carlisle?

October 7: Gabbard: End The War; Real Property Tax Commission Meeting Monday; The Holidays Are Coming; Carlisle’s Public Schedule; New Rail Financial Plan; More Committee Agendas; Where’s Carlisle?

October 6: Second Committee Posted; Ansaldo Contract Not Signed Yet; Zoning and Planning Meeting Monday, Not Thursday; Rail Opponents To Speak at Rotary Club; Today’s HART Meetings; Where’s Carlisle?

October 5: Police For Sale?; Cameras Coming for APEC; Sidewalk Property, Noise Control Bills Advance; Private Possessions, Public Property; Today’s Honorees; Today’s Council Meeting; Where’s Carlisle?

October 4: Fifty Years Of Friendship With The French; ACLU Scolds HPD; FACE Rail Rally Today; Station to Station; Public Hearing, No Public; Where’s Carlisle?

October 3: Carlisle Responds, Others Attending; Carlisle Attending “Upscale” Condo Groundbreaking; Former DLNR Chair Thielen New City Ag Liaison; HART On Rail Costs; Archaeological Work Begins; Overcharging at Landfill; Carlisle Eats Local; HART Meetings Thursday; Where’s Carlisle?

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