HOST ADVISORY BOARD
LCDR Gary Messmer
Mossman John Thielst
ITEM #1 Call to Order
Robin called the meeting to order.
A quorum was present.
Approval of the Minutes of last meeting.
After a brief discussion the minutes were approved by consensus.
ITEM #3 Treasurer’s
Chris Woolaway reported that
we have a total of $2,151.76. This
includes 2 deposits from the Combined Federal Campaign totaling $459.29.
ITEM #4 Next
Membership Meeting Topics (
Hurricane Season – Preparedness:
LCDR Todd Offutt will do an update on the Vessel Dispersion Plan.
There will also be a big hurricane exercise encompassing an entire
week. The results of the exercise will also be discussed.
Army Ordinance Disposal: The Army has asked to do a presentation on their
Integrated Security System:
Bill Anonsen will coordinate a private sector presentation.
Final Legislative Update – Bill Anonsen
ITEM #5 Pending HOST
Safety at Sea Subcommittee:
SOP 7-98 Multiple Cruise Vessel Visiting Offshore
Port Anchorages: Robin has
received correspondence form Nancy Murphy.
SOP 10-98 Draft Vessel Dispersion Plan:
The draft needs editing and the changes should be made next week.
Shore Entry Safety Subcommittee:
Nothing to report.
ITEM #6 Old Business:
Harbor Safety Conference:
Robin was unable to attend the conference because of personal reasons
but will get a DVD copy of the Conference activities.
Security Zone Brochures:
The printing should start
ITEM #7 New Business:
Port Security Grants:
Bill Anonsen said that they are put on hold.
May 22 is Maritime Day:
Bill Anonsen is working to organize the boat memorial.
He will be circulating information as it becomes available.
Pacific Maritime Magazine:
Bill is doing feature articles and would like to do one on HOST.
Joe Almony of
Hawaii Super Ferry is replacing Terry White on the Advisory Board
Nezette Rydell of NOAA Weather Service asked HOST
to send out their invitation to the Hurricane Season Preparedness Workshop on
ITEM #8 USCG Concerns:
Robin attended the change of command ceremony for USCG Rear Admiral
Charles Wurster who is being replaced by Rear Admiral Sally Brice-O’Hara.
ITEM #9 State of
ITEM #10 USCG Auxiliary
Issues - None this time
ITEM #11 Announcements
Fishing News Article: Bill
Mossman mentioned the article on privatization of
The Legislation to prohibit the transfer of the
small boat harbors to the counties is on the Governor’s desk to be signed.
Robin asked if there were any
further comments. Hearing none
he adjourned the meeting at
Advisory Board Meeting:
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