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Tax Department Prepares to Complete Phase 4 of Tax System Modernization Project HONOLULU – The State Department of Taxation (Department) will go live with the fourth of five phases of work as part of the Tax System Modernization (TSM) project on Tuesday, November 13. This phase of work is for Individual Income, Partnership, Fiduciary, and ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: TAX SERVICES TO BE LIMITED ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9

HONOLULU – Today marks the first day of National Diabetes Awareness Month, which is dedicated to raising awareness about diabetes risk factors and encouraging people to make healthy changes and choices. In March 2017, the Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) launched the “Prevent Diabetes Hawai‘i” campaign, which encourages residents to take an online Diabetes Risk ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: DOH encourages residents to “Prevent Diabetes Hawai‘i” during National Diabetes Awareness Month

DEPARTMENT OF Registration Information Available on Attorney General Website HONOLULU – Attorney General Russell Suzuki announced today the establishment of the Electronic Smoking Device Retailer Registration Unit within the Department of the Attorney General, pursuant to Act 206, Session Laws of Hawaii 2018. The Act requires an entity engaged in the retail sale of electronic ...
Read More Attorney General News Release 2018-54 Act 206 Electronic Smoking Registration

Setting aside land for park and related purposes.

Setting aside land for public purposes: For base yard operations.

Arbor Day Tree Event Now In Its 50th Year On Kaua‘i  (Lihue) – In 1968, Hawai‘i had its first official Arbor Day plant and tree sale or giveaway, building on more than a century of recognizing this internationally designated holiday. It was on Kaua‘i and for the past 50 years the annual celebration of trees ...
Read More DLNR News Release-Statewide Arbor Day Celebrations Include Getting Native Trees and Plants

Water remains safe to drink HONOLULU – Trace levels of the chemical 1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP) were recently detected in water samples collected at a Waipahu-Ewa-Waianae water system (Waipahu Wells IV) well during routine testing. Drinking water from this well remains safe, as the trace levels detected were far below the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and State ...
Read More DOH NEWS RELEASE: Trace levels of contaminant detected in one Oahu water system during routine testing D

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) informs Hawaii Island residents of an increase in air activity over the Hilo area from Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 through Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 as the Hawaii Air National Guard (HIANG) will be operating and repositioning four F-22 Raptors at the Hilo International Airport. HIANG will be ...
Read More HDOT News Release: The Hawaii Air National Guard will be operating from Hilo International Airport on Nov. 1 to Nov. 3 and will host a public viewing of their aircrafts WB

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige and leaders of the University of Hawai‘i (UH), the Dept. of the Attorney General (AG) and the Dept. of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) thanked the Hawai‘i Supreme Court for its thorough review of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea, and the decision that was handed down today.   “The ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – News Release – State leaders applaud Supreme Court decision on Thirty Meter Telescope WW

WHAT:                      Media Availability on Supreme Court decision regarding TMT   WHEN:                     Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.   WHO:                        Governor David Ige                                     Suzanne Case, chair, Department of Land & Natural Resources                                     Representative from the Department of the Attorney General                                     David Lassner, president, University of Hawai‘i   WHERE:                    State ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – Media Advisory – Media Availability on Supreme Court decision regarding TMT