Office of the Governor Press Releases

HONOLULU – Governor David Ige today announced his nominations to the University of Hawai‘i Board of Regents. The appointments are subject to confirmation by the Senate. “Our UH system comprises ...
Read More Governor David Ige announces University of Hawai’i Board of Regents nominees

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the backup ZipMobile has completed its closing the H-1 ZipperLane from Waikele to the Keehi Interchange.  The closing ...
Read More All H-1 Lanes Reopened, Adjustments Made to Alleviate Westbound Traffic

HONOLULU – Governor David Ige will hold a news conference in the Executive Office Chambers on Wednesday, April 1 to announce his plans to help ease traffic for residents who ...
Read More Media Advisory: Governor Ige to Discuss H-1 Freeway Situation

(Honolulu, March 25, 2015) – Governor Ige, the four County Mayors, Office of Hawaiian Affairs leadership, and University of Hawai‘i President Lassner will launch the Aloha+ Challenge Dashboard during an ...
Read More Launch of Aloha+ Challenge Dashboard: April 1 at Hawai‘i State Capitol

HONOLULU – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) proposes to change the scope of the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary by increasing its size, expanding from a ...
Read More State Considers Sanctuary Draft Management Plan, Environmental Impact Statement, and Regulations

HONOLULU – Signifying a move to a more results-driven strategy for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Governor David Ige today directed the state’s technology team to focus on targeted projects to ...
Read More State Moves to Targeted ERP Strategy

All 66 of the MD students in the Class of 2015 at the University of Hawai`i John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) are competent enough to proceed into post-graduate ...
Read More Students in the JABSOM Class of 2015 Meet Their Match

HILO – The state Department of Transportation (HDOT), Airports Division, celebrated a groundbreaking ceremony today for the new Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) station at the Hilo International Airport. The ...
Read More Groundbreaking Ceremony Begins Construction For New Hilo International Airport Aircraft Rescue & Firefighting Station

KONA – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) celebrated the completion of the Kawaihae Harbor Pier 2 Terminal Improvements Project in a dedication ceremony earlier today. The new improvements resurfaced ...
Read More HDOT Dedicates Kawaihae Harbor Pier 2 Terminal Improvements On Big Island

HONOLULU – Governor David Ige today announced three nominations for the Board of Land and Natural Resources (BLNR). All three nominations are subject to confirmation by the Senate. Photos may ...
Read More Governor Ige Announces Three Nominations For Board Of Land And Natural Resources