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(Hilo) –The Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) announces the opening of the 2018 – 2019 Game Bird Hunting Season at the Kahua/Ponoholo Ranch Cooperative Game Management Area on Saturday, December 22, 2018. The game bird hunting season will run through Sunday, January 27, 2019, with legal hunting days ...
Read More DLNR News Release-Game Bird Hunting Season Announced for Kahua/Ponoholo Ranch Cooperative Game Management Area, Dec. 18, 2018

Link to Governor’s Message: Executive Budget for Fiscal Biennium 2019-2021. Link to budget highlights here. HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige submitted his Executive Budget for Fiscal Biennium 2019-2021 to the Hawai‘i State Legislature today. The proposals in this budget build on momentum achieved in many high-priority areas such as public education, affordable housing and homelessness, ...
Read More Governor’s Office – News Release – Governor Ige’s Executive Budget highlights education, housing, sustainability

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), in collaboration with Hawaiian Airlines and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), is announcing operational changes that will allow Hawaiian Airlines to relocate the check-in for international passengers from Lobby 3 in Terminal 1 to Lobby 4 in Terminal 2 at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Hawaiian Airlines begins new international passenger check-in operations at HNL

WHAT:           News Conference – Governor Ige’s Executive Budget for Fiscal Biennium 2019-21 Proposal WHO:             Governor David Ige          WHEN:          Monday, December 17, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. WHERE:         State Capitol, 5th floor, Governor’s Ceremonial Room This event will be streamed LIVE through Facebook Live at facebook.com/governordavidige ### Media Contacts: Jodi Leong Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary Office of ...
Read More Governor’s Office – Media Advisory – News Conference: Governor Ige’s Executive Budget for Fiscal Biennium 2019-21 Proposal

OAHU LANE CLOSURES FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 15 – DEC. 21   PLEASE NOTE: Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.   — H-1 FREEWAY —   1) HONOLULU (24-HOUR WORK) 24-hour shoulder closure on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Pali ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Weekly lane closures

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 November 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 RELEASE: DCCA DISCIPLINARY ACTIONS (Through November 2018)

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today announced plans to implement ‘Ohana Zones and signed a new statewide emergency proclamation designed to assist efforts to provide housing for our community’s most vulnerable members. The emergency proclamation will focus on accelerating the completion of housing projects for individuals and families exiting homelessness. It will also help to ...
Read More Office of the Governor – News Release – Governor Ige unveils ‘Ohana Zone plans, emergency proclamation for homelessness

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed a fifth supplementary proclamation relating to the heavy rains and flooding on Kaua‘i in April. The fifth supplementary proclamation extends the provisions of previous proclamations to the extent necessary for those engaged in emergency management functions to repair, reconstruct, improve, and otherwise perform work on various roadways, bridges, infrastructure, ...
Read More Governor’s Office – News Release – Governor Ige extends emergency relief period for Kaua‘i Island flooding