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KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII —   The Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation (DOBOR) will hold a public informational meeting on Friday April 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Kealakehe High School cafeteria, to discuss the Draft Environmental Assessment for the proposed Keauhou Bay Offshore Moorings project. The proposed project involves ...
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What: Governor Ige to speak at Western Governors’ Association workshop on the Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative. Topic: “Island Energy Development and the ESA: Unique Solutions for Rare Species.” Who: Governor Ige Western Governors’ Association (representing 19 western states, Guam, Samoa and the Northern Mariana Islands) When: Thursday, April 7, 2016. Governor is scheduled to speak at 9am ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S OFFICE MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor Ige to speak at Western Governors’ Association workshop on the Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative

For addition to sewage treatment plant site, public health, and ancillary purposes, to be under the control and management of the City and County of Honolulu, being that parcel of land situate at Mokauea and Kaholaloa, Sand Island, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, and identified as “Addition to Sand Island Sewage Treatment Plant Site, Public Health, and Ancillary Purposes,”containing an area of ...
Read More Executive Order 4498, March 31, 2016

For mass transit agency base yard and maintenance. Facility, to be under the control and management of the County of Hawaii, being that parcel of land situate at Waiakea, South Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii, and identified as “Mass Transit Agency Base Yard Site,” containing an area of 5.340 acres.

Certain land situate at Waiakea, South Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii was set aside for quarry and borrow pit site. The following described land, identified as “Withdrawal Portion of County Quarry and Borrow Pit Site, Governor’s Executive Order 2188,” situate at Waiakea, South Hilo, Island of Hawaii, Hawaii, containing an area of 5.340 acres.

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the Pali Highway will be closed in the Kailua-bound direction between Waokanaka Street and Kamehameha Highway from 7 p.m. on Saturday night, April 9, 2016, through 7 a.m. on Sunday morning, April 10, 2016, for routine tunnel maintenance and cleaning. Electronic message boards ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: Pali Highway Kailua-Bound closed April 9, for tunnel maintenance

HONOLULU — Women’s Community Correctional Center (WCCC) work furlough inmate Levon Kahee was arrested by State Sheriffs at about 9:40 a.m. in Ewa Beach. Kahee failed to return after work to the YWCA Fernhurst furlough home in Makiki on March 10. 36-year old Kahee was serving time for Identity Theft 2, Methamphetamine Trafficking 2 and ...
Read More PSD NEWS RELEASE: State sheriff’s capture missing WCCC work furlough inmate

LIHU‘E – The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) announces an open fishing season for rainbow trout in the Koke‘e Public Fishing Area (PFA) on Kaua‘i, beginning Saturday, June 18, 2016. Anglers may fish daily from Saturday, June 18, to Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. Fishing hours will be from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. ...
Read More DLNR NEWS RELEASE: DLNR announces 2016 open fishing season starting June 18 for rainbow trout at Koke’e public fishing area, Kaua’i

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige is proposing a funding plan that is consistent with the State Constitution requirement to provide sufficient funding for administrative and operating expenses for the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (article XII, section 1). For FY16, the state proposes replacing DHHL’s $9.63 million general fund appropriation for administration and operating expenses ...
Read More GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE:Governor proposes highest level of funding ever for Department of Hawaiian Home Lands

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), the four county police departments, and our private partner Toyota Hawaii, are working together on educating all of Hawaii’s roadway users about the dangers of distracted driving throughout National Distracted Driving Awareness Month in April. Increased enforcement of distracted driving laws combined with public education have proven ...
Read More DOT NEWS RELEASE: April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month