Here’s What’s Not Passing The Hawaii Legislature This Year

Stay informed and up to date on the Hawaii Legislature and the legislators that you voted for. On Tuesday the Hawaii Legislature is set to act on hundreds of bills as lawmakers near the halfway mark of the 2019 session. The bills include measures that increase the minimum wage to $15 by 2022, enact voting … More Here’s What’s Not Passing The Hawaii Legislature This Year

Volunteer Opportunities for Local 3 Members

HOEISF together with District 17 will have sign waving for Mayor Kirk Caldwell from 4 pm to 6 pm at the Neil Blaisdell Park, 98-319 Kamehameha Hwy, Aiea, HI 96701 every Tuesday and Thursday starting, today, October 13, 2016 until November 3, 2016. This event qualifies for Project Vote.  Click here :2016-vote-poster for more information on … More Volunteer Opportunities for Local 3 Members

Ways to Register to Vote in Hawaii

Reserve your right to grumble and vote!  Below are ways to register to vote in Hawaii if you haven’t done so already: Online: Visit You must have a current Hawaii Driver’s License or State ID to complete an application online. Mail: Print & submit a completed Wikiwiki Voter Registration & Permanent Absentee Application to … More Ways to Register to Vote in Hawaii

County of Hawai’i General Plan Public Input Forum Questionnaire

The County of Hawai‘i’s General Plan is the blueprint that guides the long-term development of Hawai‘i Island. It considers the needs of the entire island, and provides a sound growth strategy that directs future opportunities related to land use, zoning amendments and capital expenditures. The Hawai‘i County General Plan is reviewed every ten years. The … More County of Hawai’i General Plan Public Input Forum Questionnaire

Every VOTE Counts

Every VOTE Counts! Remember – Primary Election Day is on August 13, 2016 If you have already voted by absentee ballot, Mahalo! For those of you voting by early walk-in, remember you only have TODAY (Thursday, August 11) to do so If you haven’t registered yet, you can REGISTER and VOTE TODAY! Click here for more information on … More Every VOTE Counts

Significant Increases In Labor Law Penalties

Hawaii has increased the penalties for employers who do not to adhere to state labor laws. On July 1, Gov. David Ige approved stricter punishments for companies who fail to meet the requirements for workers’ compensation insurance, temporary disability insurance, and breaking prevailing wage laws on public construction projects. Act 187, in part, increases the … More Significant Increases In Labor Law Penalties

HOEISF Supports Deidre Tegarden

Deidre Tegarden, Democratic candidate for Hawaii’s 11th House District, representing South Maui, will bring to the office an impressive and extensive background in community service, business and government. Dwight Burns – Maui Compliance Officer, HOEISF, Deidre Tegarden, John Monis – Executive Director, HOEISF, and Willie Greig, Business Agent – Local 3, District 17 To learn … More HOEISF Supports Deidre Tegarden

HOEISF supports Councilman Ikaika Anderson

Councilman Ikaika Anderson has consistently supported Local 3’s endeavors since he was voted in as District 3’s councilman.  He has always been and continues to be committed to created a stronger economy for the City and County of Honolulu. Councilman Anderson  represents District 3 – Kaneohe, Kailua and Waimanalo Honolulu City Council District 3 Ikaika Anderson … More HOEISF supports Councilman Ikaika Anderson

Holiday Pay

On behalf of everyone at HOEISF, I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! If you did perform work on Thursday, November 26th, please be sure to read over your pay stub to ensure you were paid the correct wages. Per the current Hawaii Wage Rate Schedule, Operating Engineers are entitled to TWO TIMES basic hourly rate … More Holiday Pay