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NTBI FLYER TURN IN YOUR UNUSED OR EXPIRED MEDICATIONS HONOLULU – The Department of the Attorney General and Department of Public Safety Narcotics Enforcement Division, in partnership with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), are coordinating a prescription drug take‐back event on Saturday, October 27, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., at various collection ...
Read More Attorney General News Release 2018-53 National Take-Back Initiative 10-27-2018

KAHULUI – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) announces the permanent opening of the outbound lanes (lanes exiting the airport) on Airport Access Road at Kahului Airport. The opening will occur at 7 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. The lanes that will be opening are located on Airport Access Road, adjacent to the west ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Outbound lanes of Airport Access Road at Kahului Airport to open on Monday, October 15

HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) and the state Boards and Commissions released a summary of disciplinary actions through the month of September 2018 taken on individuals and entities with professional and vocational licenses in Hawaii.  These disciplinary actions include dispositions based upon either the results of contested case hearings ...
Read More DCCA NEWS RELEASE: DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through September 2018)

OAHU LANE CLOSURES FOR THE WEEKEND OF OCT. 12 – OCT. 14   PLEASE NOTE: Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.   — H-1 FREEWAY —   1) HONOLULU (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK) 24-hour shoulder closure on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Pali ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Weekend lane closures

(Honolulu) – A wastewater system improvement project by the Department of Land & Natural Resources Engineering and State Park divisions is currently being conducted at the Keaīwa Heiau State Recreation Area. The project started October 1st and is expected to take several months with an anticipated completion in March 2019 or earlier. The contractor is ...
Read More DLNR News Release-Wastewater System Improvement Project at Keaīwa State Recreation Area

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that one to two lanes will be closed continuously over the weekend on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Vineyard Boulevard onramp and the Likelike Highway offramp (Exit 20A), for shoulder and guardrail work. Closures will begin at 8 p.m. on ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Continuous lane closures scheduled this weekend on the westbound H-1 Freeway between Vineyard Boulevard and Houghtailing Street

HONOLULU – Eric Yiu, a lieutenant with the Honolulu Police Department (HPD) was arrested today by HPD Professional Standards Detectives for tax violations. Yiu was charged on October 8, 2018 in Circuit Court with violating six (6) counts of filing false and fraudulent tax returns for tax years 2011-2016. The charges were the result of ...
Read More Honolulu Police Lieutenant Charged with Tax Violations

HONOLULU – Governor David Y. Ige and the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) are pleased to announce a new and improved Zipmobile is on Oahu and is anticipated to be deployed into service in November. The custom machine was built in Rio Vista, California by Lindsay Transportation Solutions at a cost of $1,953,000. The new ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: HDOT BUYS NEW AND IMPROVED ZIPMOBILE

HONOLULU — Representatives of government agencies and eligible private non-profit agencies with costs related to damage from Hurricane Lane are invited to Applicant Briefings for the federal Public Assistance (PA) program. The presentation will include application procedures, administrative requirements, and funding and program eligibility criteria.   Under the PA Program, the Federal Emergency Management Agency ...
Read More HIEMA NEWS RELEASE: Applicants for FEMA Public Assistance invited to Maui and Kauai briefings

HONOLULU – On September 27, 2018, President Donald J. Trump issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Hawaii triggering the release of Federal funds, specifically Public Assistance and the Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs, from Hurricane Lane that occurred August 22-29, 2018. FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) Grant Program provides assistance to State agencies, local ...
Read More HIEMA NEWS RELEASE: Deadlines fo Public Agencies, Private Nonprofit Agencies to file Requests for Hurricane Lane