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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed an emergency proclamation Thursday evening, after a lava flow emerged at the Leilani Estates residential subdivision which is located within the East Rift Zone of the Kilauea volcano. The lava is flowing onto streets in the subdivision, which consists of about 770 structures. The lava flow has prompted the ...
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May 3, 2018 I am in contact with Mayor Kim, and the state is actively supporting the county’s emergency response efforts. I have activated the Hawai‘i National Guard to provide support to county emergency response personnel to help with evacuations and security. I urge residents in Leilani Estates and the surrounding areas to follow instructions ...
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LIHU‘E – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) announces an open fishing season for rainbow trout in the Koke‘e Public Fishing Area (PFA) on Kaua‘i, beginning Saturday, June 16, 2018. Anglers may fish daily from Saturday, June 16, to Sunday, September 30, 2018. Fishing hours will be from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. ...
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MEDIA ADVISORY May 2, 2018   WHAT:                      Media Availability for: Request for Presidential Disaster Declaration Legislative Wrap-Up             WHO:                        Governor David Ige                                            WHEN:                    Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 2pm   WHERE:                    State Capitol, 5th floor, Governor’s Ceremonial Room This event will be streamed LIVE through Facebook Live at facebook.com/governordavidige ### Media Contacts: ...
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Attachment #1: Signed Request for Presidential Disaster Declaration Attachment #2: FEMA Form HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has asked the President of the United States to declare a major disaster for the State of Hawai‘i as a result of severe flooding and landslides on Kaua‘i and O‘ahu between April 13 and April 16, 2018.   ...
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  HONOLULU — The Department of Land and Natural Resources will tentatively begin work in mid-May on a nine-month project in Manoa Stream at, and downstream of the Woodlawn Drive bridge. The purpose of this maintenance improvement project is to help prevent build-up of sediment under, and downstream of the bridge. A community information meeting ...
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  (HONOLULU) – An organic farm on O‘ahu and an ethnobotanical garden on Hawai‘i Island are the newest awardees for state funding from the DLNR Legacy Land Conservation Program. The program provides grants to community organizations and government agencies that strive to purchase and protect land that shelters exceptional, unique, threatened, and endangered resources. Last ...
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  DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND TOURISM   HAWAII GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE AUTHORITY   DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR   LUIS P. SALAVERIA DIRECTOR   GWEN YAMAMOTO LAU EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 1, 2018   NEW INNOVATIVE PROGRAM CREATES MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR HAWAII’S CLEAN ENERGY FUTURE   HONOLULU – The Hawaii Green ...
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HONOLULU – The State of Hawaii Office of Consumer Protection is warning consumers of a new telephone scam in which consumers receive calls from potential scammers impersonating the Chinese Consulate. Consumers around the country, including those in Hawaii, have reported receiving calls or messages in mandarin Chinese demanding payment in exchange for a package or ...
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(HONOLULU) – This afternoon maintenance and harbor workers from the DLNR Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation (DOBOR) will finish a four-day-long clean-up of the Ala Wai Small Boat Harbor, Hawai‘i’s largest small boat harbor. DOBOR had hoped to retain a private contractor to clean up masses of debris that washed down the Ala Wai ...
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