Shan S. Tsutsui of Maui was officially sworn-in as Lieutenant Governor for the state of Hawai’i during an 11 a.m. ceremony in the Governor’s Executive Office on O’ahu. Chief Justice Mark E. Recktenwald administer the formal swearing-in and oath of office.
Projects that he said could benefit from such collaboration include the new Kihei High School, the Maui Memorial Medical Center, roadway infrastructure, and partnerships with key entities on the islands of Lanai and Molokai.
The deadline to apply for the District 5 Senate seat is 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 3. District and precinct officers within Senate District 5 will then meet on Saturday, Jan. 5, to hear from each candidate.