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KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII  –  The Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of State Parks has reopened the Kekaha Kai State Park-Maniniowali (Kua Bay) section this morning following an assessment of wave and current conditions. # # Media Contact: Deborah Ward DLNR Communications specialist Phone: (808) 587-0320      

15 Puaiohi Released (LIHUE, KAUAI) – Captive-reared puaiohi flew into the forests of Kaua‘i today, marking the end of a successful breeding program for the species and beginning the next step in its recovery.  Conservation biologists from the Kaua‘i Forest Bird Recovery Project (KFBRP), State of Hawai’i’s Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of ...
Read More DLNR & SAN DIEGO ZOO JOINT NEWS RELEASE: Breeding program for rare Hawaiian bird closes

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is moving forward with improvements to the Paumalu Stream Bridge in order to lift weight restrictions as soon as possible. The bridge is on Kamehameha Highway, located between Paumalu Place and Ke Nui Road, near Sunset Beach. Damage to the concrete support columns was discovered during a ...
Read More DOT NEWS RELEASE: Paumalu stream bridge improvements planned, weight limit restrictions modified

  State’s improved financial outlook leads to lower interest rates on refunding general obligation bonds HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has announced that the state will be saving $32.8 million following the completion of a $345 million refunding general obligation bond sale. The bonds were previously issued at a higher interest rate. They fund construction ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Governor’s efforts lead to million savings on historically low borrowing costs