Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Sunday, July 14, 2024 79° Today's Paper


Hawaii News

Unions show support for hotel strike

1/2
Swipe or click to see more

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

A bridal couple made their way past a long line of arriving hotel guests at the Sheraton Waikiki on Tuesday. The 2,700 members of the Unite Here Local 5 union in Honolulu and on Maui are on strike, affecting service for guests at five hotels operated by Marriott and owned by Kyo-ya Hotels & Resorts.

2/2
Swipe or click to see more

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

Employees of the Sheraton Princess Kaiulani hotel picketed on the sidewalk along Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki Tuesday. It was the second day of the hotel workers’ strike. Pickets were also going on at Sheraton Waikiki, The Royal Hawaiian, Westin Moana Surfrider and Sheraton Maui.