GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Governor extends emergency proclamation for Maui County

Posted on Nov 15, 2016 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

Proclamation paves way for disaster relief following September storms

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed an extension to the emergency proclamation originally signed on Sept. 16, to provide relief for disaster damages, losses and suffering following September’s heavy rains and flooding on Maui. The proclamation also serves to protect the public health, safety and welfare of the people of Maui County and to maintain the strength, resources and economic life of the community.

The proclamation signed today expires in 60 days.

The Supplementary Proclamation is attached.

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Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929

jodi.c.leong@hawaii.gov

 

Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974

cindy.mcmillan@hawaii.gov