To Cherish with pride

Ha‘aheo 675

OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE PLUMBERS AND FITTERS UNITED ASSOCIATION LOCAL 675, AFL-CIO

Newsletter - Vol. 12 No. 2 Apr - Jun 2020

Business Manager's Message

We hope you and your family are all safe and taking measures to stay healthy. The most important thing right now is to curb the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We need to continue to practice proper hygiene and not risk the health of ourselves and others.

Read More

UA Notice Regarding Monthly Dues for Unemployed Members

Securing relief for UA members and their families who have been impacted by the COVID-19 is among the greatest priorities at the International level. While the job losses arising from COVID-19 are still a relatively recent occurrence, many of our brothers and sisters nation-wide are already feeling the financial effects and virtually all members are looking to the future with at least some sense of uncertainty.

Read More

Protecting Worker Health Related to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that workers perform the following preventive/protective actions, generally and while at work: Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds immediately after working on a sanitary waste and vent system.

Read More

Plumbers and Fitters endorse Amemiya for Mayor!

"Keith Amemiya will bring new energy and fresh ideas to the City and County of Honolulu," said Business Manager Valentino Ceria.

Read More

Local 675 Candidate Endorsements for Primary

United States Congress
ED CASE Dist. 1
KAI KAHELE Dist. 2

State Senate
RONALD D. KOUCHI Dist. 8
STANLEY CHANG Dist. 9
KARL RHOADS Dist. 13
DONOVAN DELA CRUZ Dist. 22

Read More

Hawaii Votes By Mail

The State of Hawaii passed Act 136, SLH 2019, implementing elections by mail beginning with the 2020 Elections. The 2020 Primary Election will be the first statewide election conducted by mail and no traditional polling places will be opened. Instead, all voters will automatically receive a ballot in the mail.

Read More

Training News

Due to COVID-19, the Apprenticeship Graduation ceremony was cancelled for the Fall 2019 – Spring 2020 graduates. Head “Graduates from this class will have the Training Coordinator Chuck Shima stated, opportunity to attend the Fall 2020 – Spring 2021 graduation ceremony.”

Read More

Members on the Job - Dorvin D. Leis, Company

(l-r) kneeling: Cory Baltunado, Thung Ho, Glenn Gascon, Chad Yamashita, Greiden Cadiz, Martin Kodama, Isaiah Manalo, Jason Kim, Alecson Agustin. Dorvin Leis Co. on the C2F-02 job at Fort Shafter. GC: Hensel Phelps.
(l-r) standing: Shaun Tanabe, Aaron Holtzlider, Makoa Frias, Derrick Oshiro, Blaine Shiraki, John Curran, Phillip Gordon, Bienville Agustin, Lon Okino, Edwin Saquiton, Keawekuloa Leong, Kody Taylor, Reggie Kekua, Chance Diaz.
Read More

In Memoriam

Heart felt sympathy and condolences to the families of deceased members.

Read More