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NATIONAL FLOOD INSURANCE PROGRAM (NFIP) INFORMATIONAL SESSION SCHEDULED THURSDAY MAY 10 IN NIU VALLEY   Policy holders affected by the April 13, 2018 O‘ahu flooding event urged to attend   HONOLULU – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR), the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), and the City and County of Honolulu invite NFIP ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is warning the public to stay out of Alaialoa and Kaohaoha Gulch below Mamalahoa Highway in Ookala, Hawai‘i. Storm water within both gulches may be contaminated with animal waste due to wastewater spills from the Big Island Dairy facility. Big Island Dairy has reported untreated wastewater from ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige announced today that the president has approved a Major Disaster Declaration for public assistance for damage incurred as a result of severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides on Kaua‘i and O‘ahu between April 13 and April 16, 2018. The approval paves the way for assistance with emergency work and the ...
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Home Insurance & Lava Flow FAQs Clarify What May Be Covered for Homeowners and Business Owners Affected by Lava Flow HONOLULU – The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Insurance Division advises Leilani Estates and surrounding area residents to contact their insurance companies for coverage questions and applicable policy provisions. Those impacted by the mandatory ...
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2018 COMBINED STATEWIDE DRAFT PIT – Topline overview report FINAL HONOLULU – Hawai‘i’s homeless population has decreased for the second consecutive year and homelessness on O‘ahu decreased for the first time since 2009. The annual Point in Time count — a census of people experiencing homelessness — showed a nearly 10 percent overall decrease in ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 7, 2018 MEET HAWAII EXPANDS ITS REACH INTERNATIONALLY TO SERVE MORE MCI GROUPS DOING BUSINESS IN THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS HONOLULU – Meet Hawaii, a collaboration of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), HTA’s Global Marketing Team and the Hawaii Convention Center (HCC) focused on securing single property and citywide group business for ...
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(HILO) – Officers from the DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) are seeking information about the person or persons who butchered a 250-pound green sea turtle at Onekahakaha County Beach Park in South Hilo. A DOCARE officer estimates the turtle’s shell as at least 80 centimeters in size. Officers report that the turtle’s ...
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For PHOTOS click here HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige traveled to Hawai‘i Island on Friday for briefings with Mayor Harry Kim and the Hawai‘i County Civil Defense, and to check on evacuated residents from the Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens subdivisions. The governor joined Big Island Mayor Harry Kim and the Hawaii County Civil Defense ...
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  (HONOLULU) – Following a series of statewide public hearing on proposed changes to rules regulating activities within Hawaii’s Forest Reserve System, the DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife is reminding everyone that input and comments on the rules will be accepted until May 11, 2018. The rule changes are in response to evolving natural ...
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Effective immediately, the DLNR Division of State Parks has closed its Lava Tree State Monument and Mackenzie State Recreation Area until further notice. Gates to these parks will be locked and closure signs posted. This action was taken after consultation with Hawaii County Emergency and Parks and Recreation which recommended the closures due to earthquake ...
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