Community

Senator Russell Ruderman | Hawaii State legislative issues related to our Communities in District 2, Puna and Kau on Hawaii Island.

Puna Boat Ramp Funds Released Letter from Governor Ige

Funds Released for Puna Boat Ramp Design Phase

I am happy to announce that the funding for the Puna Boat Ramp and Pier Capital Improvement Project (CIP) for...

Video screen grab of Senator Ruderman sharing issues important to Kau and Puna

Video: Live at the Legislature

Yesterday I appeared on Live at the Legislature discussing district priorities, climate change, minimum wage increase, and homelessness initiatives.

Photo of Queen Liliuokalani Facing Hawaii State Legislature Building on Oahu.

2020 Bills Introduced

Aloha, We thought you might be interested in a list of bills that Senator Ruderman has introduced this Legislative session. ...

Relating to Vaccines - SB 2270

Sufferers of Vaccine Side Effects Rally

Senators SHIMABUKURO, RUDERMAN, Gabbard, Inouye, Kim and Moriwaki introduced SB 2270. The bill “authorizes conscientious beliefs as a basis for...

Kau and Kona Coffee Farmers

State Lacks Commitment to Agriculture Industry

According to a news report in West Hawaii Today, “the Department of Agriculture released its Fiscal Year 2019 Annual Report...

Cannabis Collectives on Trial in Hawaii

Trial Testimony in Support of Michael Ruggles

Halloween 2019, Senator Ruderman appeared on the witness stand in the State v. Michael Doyle Ruggles trial. Others who testified...

Green New Deal in Hawaii

Green New Deal for Hawaii – Citizen Engagement and Advocacy

With the federal government in Washington turning away from taking action on climate change, Hawaii is now challenged to create...

Albizia Workshop

Albizia Trees Process for Controlling Nearby Invasive Species

Hawaii island Senator Russell Ruderman, who represents Puna and Ka’u, says, “So if you live next door to a vacant...

Long term support and services for Hawaii's elderly.

HAWAII’S ELDERLY – INFORMATIONAL BRIEFING

Long term support and services for Hawaii’s elderly. Chapter 349 of the Hawaii Revised Statutes establishes the Executive Office on...

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Halemaumau

More Lodging, Dining and Camping Scheduled to Reopen in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park News ReleaseRelease Date: Oct. 25, 2018Contact: Jessica Ferracane/Public Affairs Specialist, jessica_ferracane@nps.gov , 808-985-6018 Hawaii National Park,...

House Bill 2739 Compassion and Choices

Compassion and Choices

Senator Ruderman’s compassion and support for choices in palliative care joined efforts with State Senator Lorraine Inouye and State Representatives. Cindy...

New Temporary Access Road for Residents

New Temporary Access Road for Residents Under Construction

Great news. A new temporary access road under construction will be for residents, and eventually allow access to Pohoiki. The...

Legislature Public Access Room Workshops on Hawaii Island Flyer

Public Access Room Workshops

Hawaii Island Outreach- October 29- November 1, 2018  It’s that time of the year again. PAR is travelling to the...

Join Senator Ruderman in a Town Hall Meeting in Keaau

Join Senator Ruderman in a Town Hall Meeting in Keaau

Join me for a community Town Hall on Tuesday, October 9th, 6PM at the Kea’au Learning Center. We will be...

Emergency Communications Request for Evacuees

Communication Request

Senator Ruderman submitted a letter to Hawaii County Mayor, Harry Kim requesting communication between Hawaii County Administration and residents in...

Rat Lungworm Support Group Meetings

Please join us for the next Rat Lungworm Support Group meeting on Wednesday, August 8 from 4:00-6:00 pm at the...

Honoring of Officer Kaliloa

Bronson Kaliloa January 26, 1972 – July 18th, 2018 A moving farewell to Officer Bronson Kaliloa, Puna district. His love...

Friends of Liliuokalani Gardens

Help the Bamboo Patch Sing

When the bamboo thicket is cleaned, it sings, according to bamboo maven Kenji Kuroshima. Join in the fun with Friends...

August is Pedestrian Safety Month

August is Pedestrian Safety Month

Hawaii Department Of Transportation Launches 9th Annual Statewide Pedestrian Safety Month HONOLULU – Governor David Y. Ige, the Hawaii Department...

Cesspool Exemptions to increase Housing Options

Exemption on Certain Cesspool Connections to Expand Housing Options

More great news! This time regarding Senator Ruderman’s inquiry regarding housing additions on private property from the Dept. of Health....

1 2 3 4