A Honolulu land-use lawyer has sent letters to four island mayors saying local rules related to COVID-19 violate constitutional rights of property owners.
Interisland travel will be opened on June 16. Passengers will be subject to a temperature check and anyone with a fever over 100.4 degrees will not be allowed to board.
Wedding planners and other vendors say they need some sort of guidance from the state about when larger ceremonies can start up again.
Mike McCartney says senators have intimidated his staff. He won’t allow a discussion on economic recovery plans until the Senate president steps in.
Gov. David Ige described the move as the first, incremental step to reopening Hawaii to tourists from outside of the state.
With the state’s largest industry shut down and federal funds soon to dry up, nothing is on the horizon to replace residents’ lost income.
Lawmakers scrambling for ways to restart tourism expressed concern on Thursday after the governor announced plans to extend a 14-day travel quarantine.