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Link to photos: https://www.flickr.com/photos/govhawaii/albums/72157661611085514 HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today delivered his second State of the State address. The governor outlined his plans for a renaissance for Kalihi, including the future of the O‘ahu Community Correctional Center, air conditioning for Hawai‘i’s public schools, affordable housing which is key to addressing homelessness across the state and ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Governor Ige’s State of the State address

MEDIA ADVISORY What:           State of the State address and post-State of the State media availability Governor Ige will outline his vision and plan for a variety of issues that have existed for too long. They include: air conditioning for our public school students and teachers, a renaissance for Kalihi including the future of the ...
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Posted on Jan 24, 2016 in Proclamations

Park improvements completed KAHULUI – ‘Iao Valley State Monument on Maui will reopen at 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 23, following completion of various park improvements, including closures of the two large capacity cesspools in the park that were mandated via a consent agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The park was temporarily closed ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: ‘Iao Valley State Monument to Reopen Jan. 23

HONOLULU — The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Senator Maile Shimabukuro, and Representative Jo Jordan, with support from Hawaii Emergency Management Agency, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Hawaii, City and County of Honolulu and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, are holding a community workshop on Tuesday, January 26 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Lualualei Flood Mitigation Study Is Topic of Jan. 26 Community Workshop

HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) is announcing a record number of Hawaii public schools that will be receiving “Excellence in Wellness” awards this spring. Since 2013, public schools have received the award based on their outstanding implementation of the Department of Education’s Wellness Guidelines. The Guidelines are a set of standards ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: 84 Hawaii Public Schools Awarded for Wellness

HONOLULU — As a salute of honor and respect for the 12 U.S. Marines who went missing after their two CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters impacted the water off the coast of Oahu’s Waimea Bay along the North Shore the evening of January 14, Gov. David Y. Ige has ordered the flags of the United States ...
Read More Governor’s Office News Release: Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of 12 U.S. Marines

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will temporarily close Runway 4R-22L for maintenance work at Honolulu International Airport for two nights this week. In addition, Runway 8R/26L (Reef Runway) will be closed one night next week. During these closures, flights will be redirected to other operational runways which will alter the flight paths. ...
Read More DOT NEWS RELEASE: Honolulu International Airport to Close Runways for Airfield Maintenance

Main office to close one week during the relocation HONOLULU — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation (DOBOR) will permanently close its office in the Melim Building at 333 Queen Street at the end of the business day on February 5, 2016 and remain closed for one ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: State Boating Administratives Offices Moving to Ke`ehi Harbor

Hanalei, Hawai’i – The Kauai Nēnē Habitat Conservation Plan (KN HCP) will hold the first in a series of public talks next week on the state bird of Hawai’i the endangered Nēnē. Project Coordinator Dr. Christian Vlautin will provide information about the Hawaiian Goose’s ecology and recovery on Kaua’i at 6 p.m. on Thursday, January ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Public Talk on the Biology, Conservation and Recovery of the Nene, the Hawaiian State Bird