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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) filed a lawsuit today against Ciber, Inc., alleging that the consulting firm defrauded the State and engaged in other misconduct on a project to implement new software for the HDOT’s Highways Division. The lawsuit alleges that Ciber pulled a “bait and switch” by misrepresenting its capabilities in ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: HDOT files lawsuit against Ciber, Inc., a consulting firm, alleging fraud and breach of contract on State highway software upgrade project

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Board of Education (BOE) released its annual evaluation of Hawaii State Department of Education (HIDOE) Schools Superintendent Kathryn Matayoshi and has given her an overall rating of “Exceeds Expectations.”  The BOE agreed that improvement in student achievement is critical and still remains the highest priority for the Department. Matayoshi received the ...
Read More DOE NEWS RELEASE: Superintendent Matayoshi performance rating “exceeds expectations” for second consecutive year

HONOLULU – The Governor’s Leadership Team on Homelessness has announced that an additional 15 people, including three families and three single adults have left their encampments in Kakaako and moved to shelters at the Institute for Human Services (IHS) or Next Step. This brings to 43 the total number of people who have transitioned from ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: More homeless families leaving Kakaako for shelters

Craniofacial Acceptance Month

Posted on Sep 1, 2015 in Proclamations

HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Cable Television Division (CATV) is holding a series of public hearings regarding the joint application filed by Charter Communications, Inc. (Charter) and Time Warner Cable, Inc. (TWC), the parent company of Oceanic Time Warner Cable, LLC (Oceanic), for approval of the indirect transfer of ...
Read More DCCA NEWS RELEASE: State to hold public hearings on the transfer of Oceanic Time Warner cable’s Hawaii cable television franchises to Charter Communications

WHO:             Representative Cindy Evans (North Kona, North Kohala, South Kohala) WHAT:          Kawaihae Recreational Harbor Community Meeting WHEN:          Saturday, September 19, 2015 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. WHERE:       Kawaihae Canoe Club Kawaihae Harbor Honolulu, Hawaii – Representative Cindy Evans will be holding a meeting regarding South Kawaihae Recreational Harbor and North Kawaihae Recreational Harbor on Saturday ...
Read More HAWAII HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NEWS RELEASE: Kawaihae harbor community meeting

LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration, Central Federal Lands Highway Division (FHWA-CFLHD) will be holding a public meeting to discuss a project to replace three temporary bridges located on Kuhio Highway (Route 560) in Wainiha.  Work is currently in the environmental compliance and preliminary engineering phase. ...
Read More DOT NEWS RELEASE: Public informational meeting scheduled for replacement of Wainiha temporary bridges