A special election is scheduled for Saturday, April 13, to fill a vacancy for the Honolulu City Council District 4 seat.

Candidate Tommy Waters talks about his rematch with Trevor Ozawa, who was a Pod Squad guest Tuesday.

Tommy Waters.

Tommy Waters is running for Honolulu City Council District 4 in a court-ordered rematch. He lost to incumbent Trevor Ozawa in November by just 22 votes.

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