Gil Riviere

Sen. Gil Riviere represents District 23 on Oahu’s North and Windward Shores, which includes much of the Koolau watershed, large agricultural lands and coastal resources. His legislative priorities are to improve our roadways, protect and preserve our environment, encourage agriculture and food production, support responsible development and enhance educational and cultural programs.

City Leaders Must Face The Realities Of Rail  Cory Lum/Civil Beat

City Leaders Must Face The Realities Of Rail 

It is time for the Mayor to consider greater cost-saving measures and to make some tough choices to complete this project.

Why House Bill 2501 Should Be Defeated: A Parable Josh Henderson via Flickr

Why House Bill 2501 Should Be Defeated: A Parable

One lawmaker creatively explains his position on legislation that would allow Alexander & Baldwin's continued diversion of Maui stream waters.
Senators: State Should Buy Dole Ag Lands On Oahu Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Senators: State Should Buy Dole Ag Lands On Oahu

What we need are working farms with long‐term leases that allow them to invest in their business, and sufficient land to produce the steady crops our market demands.