Posted on Jul 15, 2021 in Latest Department News, Newsroom


WHAT:                      News Conference – LIFTING THE EVICTION MORATORIUM                                                            

WHEN:                      Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 1:30 p.m.           

WHO:                         Governor David Ige with:

        • Sen. Sharon Y. Moriwaki
        • Rep. Troy Hashimoto
        • Stephen H. Levins, executive director, Office of Consumer Protection
        • Tracey S. Wiltgen, executive director, The Mediation Center of the Pacific, Inc.

FROM:                      Hawai‘i State Capitol, Office of the Governor, 5th floor,

Governor’s Ceremonial Room

DETAILS:                   FOR MEDIA ONLY:

Media questions will be taken through ZOOM – Audio.

Please RSVP to [email protected] and [email protected] and include your name and news organization. A Zoom link, password and instructions will be sent to the email address from which you sent your RSVP at least 30 minutes prior to the news conference.


The RSVP closes at 12:30 p.m. There will be an audio test for participating reporters at about 1:15 p.m.


Pool cameras are allowed at the State Capitol, though the parking garage remains closed except to authorized vehicles. Please forward the full names of pool photographers/news organizations to [email protected] and [email protected] for security clearance. Entry to the Capitol requires identification, masks, and a pre-entry thermal screening. Physical distancing is also required. One television pool photographer is permitted in the governor’s ceremonial room for the media briefing. All media must sign in upon arrival at the governor’s office (sign-in sheet on round table in reception area).


This news conference will be live streamed on the Governor’s Facebook page: