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(Honolulu) – Robert Farrell, who has served as Chief of the DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE) since January 2017, announced his decision to move into a project support role with reduced hours, effective today. Prior to assuming the DOCARE leadership role Farrell served as a conservation resource officer on Hawai‘i island beginning ...
Read More DLNR News Release-DOCARE Chief Moves into Project Support Role, Oct. 5, 2018

HONOLULU – At the direction of the President of the United States, Gov. David Ige has ordered that the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag will be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i, ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Flag Order — Flags to fly at half-staff on Sunday in honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has nominated Judge Keith K. Hiraoka, 59, to serve on the Intermediate Court Appeals. The position has been vacant since Associate Judge Lisa M. Ginoza was elevated to the position of Chief Judge on the Intermediate Court of Appeals in April 2018. Hiraoka is currently a Judge on the First ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — News Release — Governor nominates Keith Hiraoka for Intermediate Court of Appeals

HONOLULU — One way to ensure keiki have a good start in life is to ensure families have access to a wide range of resources and supports while raising their children. Having trained home visitors support new parents and families has been proven to improve the health of mothers and their children, encourage positive parenting, ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: DOH receives .9 million federal grant for home visiting program to support families

OAHU LANE CLOSURES FOR THE WEEK OF OCT. 6 – OCT. 12   PLEASE NOTE: Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.   — H-1 FREEWAY —   1) HONOLULU (SHOULDER CLOSURE) 24-hour shoulder closure on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Pali ...
Read More HDOT News Release: Weekly lane closures

HONOLULU — One way to ensure keiki have a good start in life is to ensure families have access to a wide range of resources and supports while raising their children. Having trained home visitors support new parents and families has been proven to improve the health of mothers and their children, encourage positive parenting, ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: DOH receives .9 million federal grant for home visiting program to support families

HAWAII SUPREME COURT AFFIRMS THE EQUAL PARENTAL RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF MARRIED SAME-SEX COUPLES HONOLULU – The Hawaii Supreme Court ruled today that same-sex spouses must be treated as the presumed parents of children born during their marriage, just as opposite-sex spouses are. The case involves a dispute between L.C. and M.G., a formerly married ...
Read More Attorney General News Release: Supreme Court Affirms Parental Obligations Under Marriage Equality

WOMEN IN SMALL BUSINESS MONTH

Posted on Oct 4, 2018 in Proclamations

SCHOOL BUS SAFETY WEEK

Posted on Oct 4, 2018 in Proclamations