Jacob Wiencek

Jacob Wiencek is a member of the Waikiki Neighborhood Board and concerned resident of Honolulu. The views expressed are his own and do not represent the views of the neighborhood board or his employer.
Red Hill Crisis Underscores Water Insecurity In Hawaii Courtesy: U.S. Navy/2022

Red Hill Crisis Underscores Water Insecurity In Hawaii

The state’s dependence on underground aquifers presents an enduring threat.

Why A Digital ID For A Digital World Just Makes Sense Courtesy: Kimberly Adams/2021

Why A Digital ID For A Digital World Just Makes Sense

The Covid pandemic has revealed how identification is a critical government service.

To Go Green, Go Nuclear

To Go Green, Go Nuclear

Embracing that option can help build a more sustainable and resilient Hawaii.

We Can Make Honolulu A Global City By 2030 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

We Can Make Honolulu A Global City By 2030

It is astounding that Hawaii’s largest metropolis is considered so marginal to the world despite what are several important strengths.