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Hawai’i’s clean energy future

Posted on Jun 30, 2016 in Main

Electricity. We take it for granted until the power goes out. But Governor Ige and others have a bigger vision: They say living in an island community means Hawai‘i can ...
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A mile-long lei for Orlando

Posted on Jun 30, 2016 in Main

    Governor Ige joined hundreds of volunteers on Maui last month to weave a mile-long “Lei of Aloha for Orlando” after the deadly June 12 shooting at Pulse nightclub ...
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New state trails website debuts

Posted on Jun 30, 2016 in Main

  Hikers can now find valuable information about sanctioned trails in Hawai‘i, thanks to a revamped mobile, user-friendly website at hawaiitrails.org. Managed by the Department of Land and Natural Resources, ...
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At press time, Governor Ige had signed more than 120 bills into law from the 2016 Legislature, with a final approval or veto deadline of July 12. The bills ranged ...
Read More Governor signs bills for job support, health care and more

In 2015, Governor Ige signed into law what has been called the nation’s most aggressive clean energy goal: to generate 100 percent of electricity sales from renewable resources by 2045. ...
Read More From the Governor: Leading the way in clean energy

HONOLULU – Attorney General Doug Chin and the United Public Workers union announced today that the parties are discussing settlement of the union’s appeal regarding the transfer of Maui Memorial ...
Read More ATG NEWS RELEASE: Parties update 9th Circuit Court regarding Maui Hospitals transition

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed into law HB 2569 (Act 176) which aims to expedite the goals of the Department of Education to cool Hawai‘i’s schools, reduce energy costs, ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Governor Ige signs measure to expedite cool schools projects, water bill package

HONOLULU – The State of Hawaii filed a notice of appeal today of the circuit court’s decision in Nelson v. Hawaiian Homes Commission, Civil No. 07-1-1663-08 JHC, Attorney General Doug ...
Read More ATG NEWS RELEASE: Attorney General appeals decision regarding Department of Hawaiian Home Lands funding

Early closures for West Hawaii state parks on July 4 HONOLULU  — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) Division of State Parks reminds park users that the use ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: Keep Hawaii State parks fireworks, alcohol free

HONOLULU – As summer brings to Hawaii increased travel to and from the state, top state and local officials, including Governor Ige and Mayors Arakawa, Caldwell, Carvalho, and Kenoi stood ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Hawaii State Department of Health relaunches “Fight the Bite” educational campaign about mosquito-borne disease prevention

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