Dale's accomplishments as Chairman of the Manoa Neighborhood Board include the following:
• Negotiating a compromise to avoid storing toxic sludge next to housing for UH faculty and their children.
• Facilitating an agreement to curb rampant underage drinking and hooliganism at a popular local restaurant.
• Preventing commercialization of Paradise Park that would have brought 24 tour buses per day into the valley.
• Helping to save iconic Monkeypod trees while enhancing public safety at Manoa Marketplace.