The passage of SB3095CD1 marks an auspicious moment in the legislative history surrounding pesticide regulation in Hawaii.
People are often curious about the reality of serving as a member of the Kauai County Council. How much time does it take to do the work? How much does it pay? Do you really have to give up your private life in order to serve? Do you have to quit your existing employment to serve on the council? Is it really a “thankless job”?
Much has been said about the need to compromise, about the need to “meet in the middle” and that there should not be “litmus test issues.”