In possible sign of smooth contract negotiations, Local 5 holds off on Hilton strike vote

(Hawaii News Now) – By Howard Dicus. HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – In a possible sign of smooth contract negotiations to come, Local 5 decided Thursday not to hold a strike authorization vote before talks Friday with Hilton Hawaiian Village.

Hilton Hawaiian Village workers postpone strike vote; to begin contract bargaining

(KITV 4) – HONOLULU – Local 5 union workers at the Hilton Hawaiian Village will begin contract negotiations Friday.

Short-term vacation rentals on O’ahu could soon be regulated

(KITV 4) – “We’re forcing our future generations out and we’re trying to bring people with money in,” Chester Corpuz, a hotel worker said.

Bill To Create An Airport Corporation Advances — With A Very Big Catch

(Honolulu Civil Beat) – By Marcel Honore. This year marks the first time that Unite Here Local 5, the local union representing hotel and hospitality industry workers in Hawaii, has formally weighed in on the idea. So far, it opposes the measure as proposed on behalf of the 900 concession and in-flight catering workers it […]

As they gear up for contract talks, hundreds of hotels workers rally in Waikiki

(Honolulu) – Hundreds of unionized Hilton Hawaii Village workers rallied in Waikiki on Friday, calling for better pay and benefits.

Workers at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, the largest Hilton in the world, announce strike vote at International Women’s Day Rally

Press Release for March 8, 2019 Media Contacts: Paola Rodelas Cell Phone: (808) 333-4782 [email protected] Bryant de Venecia Cell Phone: (808) 546-0024 [email protected] Workers at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, the largest Hilton in the world, announce strike vote at International Women’s Day Rally Nearly 2,000 Local 5 members will be taking a strike vote on […]

UNITE HERE Local 5 members at Hilton Hawaiian Village rally Friday

(KITV 4) – UNITE HERE Local 5 members at Hilton Hawaiian Village rallied Friday at the world’s largest Hilton to demand a new contract for the hotel’s 2,000 workers. They announced that they will be taking a strike vote on March 21 to send a clear, unified message that One Job Should Be Enough to […]

As they gear up for contract talks, hundreds of hotels workers rally in Waikiki

(Hawaii News Now) – HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Hundreds of unionized Hilton Hawaii Village workers rallied in Waikiki on Friday, calling for better pay and benefits.

DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers call for respect from management

(Honolulu) – DoubleTree by Hilton Alana Waikiki Beach hotel workers organized a public action in their hotel lobby this morning, demanding respect from management, safe workloads, and a fair process to decide whether to unionize.

Sheraton Princess Kaiulani worker wins grievance

(Sheraton Princess Kaiulani) – Maintenance worker Reynaldo Manayao went through our HARIETT training program and got certified to do General Maintenance work. He filed a grievance with the Contract Enforcement Team because he was not being paid the General Maintenance rate. He received $3,757.26 in back pay from the pay differential.