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WHALE CARCASS ON REEF AT MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAI‘I TO BE REMOVED Possible Regrounding of Carcass from Haleiwa (HONOLULU) – The carcass of a badly decomposed Humpback whale washed onto a near-shore reef at Marine Corps Base Hawai‘i (MCBH) late yesterday. There’s a good possibility this is the same carcass that was first seen off ...
Read More DLNR News Release-Whale Carcass to be Removed from Reef at Marine Corps Base Hawaii

Senate Contact: Office of Sen. Donovan Dela Cruz 808-586-6090 Senate Media Contact: Jill Kuramoto 808-586-6261 SENATE COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS INFORMATIONAL BRIEFING SCHEDULE WHO: Senator Donovan M. Dela Cruz, Chair, Committee on Ways and Means Senator Gilbert S. C. Keith-Agaran, Vice Chair, Committee on Ways and Means WHAT: The Senate Committee on Ways and ...
Read More MEDIA ADVISORY – SENATE COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS INFO BRIEFING SCHEDULE

There will be no lane closures scheduled for Monday, Jan. 1, in observance of New Year’s Day. For Immediate Release: Dec. 29, 2017 17-0483   OAHU LANE CLOSURES FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 30 – JAN. 5   PLEASE NOTE: Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting. ...
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WEEKEND CLOSURE SCHEDULED IN JANUARY FOR THE KIPAPA STREAM (ROOSEVELT) BRIDGE REHABILITATION PROJECT HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division, alerts Oahu motorists that Kamehameha Highway will be closed in both directions between Ka Uka Boulevard and Lanikuhana Avenue from Friday night, Jan. 12, 2018 at 9 p.m. continuously through Monday morning, ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Weekend closure scheduled in January for the Kipapa Stream (Roosevelt) Bridge Rehabilitation project

Department of Health urges fireworks safety measures during New Year celebrations HONOLULU – Fireworks displays to signal the start of the New Year are an annual tradition in Hawaii and worldwide. The Hawaii Department of Health (DOH) is reminding the public that the safest way to enjoy fireworks is to attend public fireworks displays and ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: DOH URGES FIREWORKS SAFETY MEASURES DURING NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS

Senate Contact: Sen. J. Kalani English 808-587-7225 Media Contact: Jill Kuramoto 808-586-6261 STATEMENT BY SEN. ENGLISH ON SEA LEVEL RISE REPORT In response to the sea level report submitted to the Hawai‘i Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Commission (Climate Commission) ahead of the deadline mandated by the Legislature, Sen. J. Kalani English (Dist. 7 – ...
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HOUSE FINANCE COMMITTEE HOLDS INFORMATIONAL BRIEFINGS WHO: COMMITTEE ON FINANCE CHAIR REP. SYLVIA LUKE VICE CHAIR REP. TY J.K. CULLEN WHAT: The House of Representatives, Committee on Finance is holding informational briefings with the State Administration, economists, the Council on Revenues, and various State Departments. WHEN: Tuesday, January 2 through Friday, January 5, 2018 WHERE: ...
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WESTBOUND H-1 FREEWAY CLOSURES FOR OVERHEAD SIGN WORK IN PEARL CITY BEGIN TUESDAY NIGHT, JAN. 2 HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists of nightly closures on the westbound H-1 Freeway for overhead sign work at the Kaahumanu Street overpass. Three lanes will be closed between the Kaonohi Street overpass and ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Westbound H-1 Freeway closures for overhead sign work in Pearl City begin Tuesday night, Jan. 2

Statement by George D. Szigeti, President and CEO, Hawaii Tourism Authority RE: Hawaii’s Visitor Statistics Results for November 2017 HONOLULU – George D. Szigeti, president and CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), issued the following statement regarding Hawaii’s visitor statistics results for November 2017. “Strong travel demand from North America, Asia and Oceania translated ...
Read More Hawai‘i Visitor Spending Increased 4.5 Percent to .29 Billion in November 2017

SEA LEVEL RISE REPORT ACCEPTED BY NEW STATE CLIMATE COMMISSION Mandated by the Legislature it Provides Technical Path Forward for Adapting (HONOLULU) – The Hawai‘i Climate Change Mitigation & Adaptation Commission (Climate Commission) has accepted its first major report since its formation last fall. The Sea Level Rise Vulnerability & Adaptation Report is a comprehensive ...
Read More DLNR News Release-Sea Level Rise Report Accepted by New State Climate Commission

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