Press Releases

  WHAT: The Governor’s 2020 State of the State Address and post-address media availability The Governor’s address will focus on: The Joint Legislative Economic Package: Increasing household income Early childcare/learning Affordable Housing Sustainability for the Future: Agriculture Energy Environment WHO: Governor David Ige WHEN: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. **Media availability to follow ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Media Advisory — Governor’s 2020 State of the State Address and post-address media availability

MEDIA ADVISORY January 15, 2020 WHAT:                      Media Availability – Opening Day – Hawai‘i State Legislature WHO:                         Governor David Ige WHEN:                      Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. WHERE:                    Hawai‘i State Capitol, Office of the Governor, 5th floor, Governor’s Ceremonial Room **FOR CREDENTIALED MEDIA ONLY This event will be streamed LIVE through Facebook Live at ...
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Mauna Kea Admin rules HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has approved and signed the administrative rules for land managed by the University of Hawai‘i on Mauna Kea. The rules were filed with the lieutenant governor’s office today and will take effect 10 days after filing – on Jan. 23, 2020. The UH Board of Regents ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — News Release — Governor Ige approves Mauna Kea administrative rules

Today, the state reduced its personnel on Mauna Kea. We made this decision after we were informed that TMT is not prepared to move forward with construction on Mauna Kea at this time. State personnel have been deployed to assist the Hawaiʻi County Police Department and to help ensure public safety and safe access for ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Statement by Governor David Ige on Mauna Kea/TMT

MEDIA ADVISORY Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019 WHAT:                      News Conference: Update on Mauna Kea/TMT WHEN:                      Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. WHO:                         Governor David Ige WHERE:                    Hawai‘i State Capitol, Office of the Governor, 5th floor, Governor’s Ceremonial Room This event will be streamed LIVE through Facebook Live at facebook.com/governordavidige ###   Media Contacts: ...
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Governor David Ige joins project stakeholders for traditional Hawaiian blessing of the Pacific Energy Assurance and Renewables Laboratory project HONOLULU – Hawai‘i Governor David Ige, military dignitaries, legislative leadership and project engineers celebrate the grand opening of the Pacific Energy Assurance and Renewables Laboratory (PEARL) with a Hawaiian blessing at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) ...
Read More Governor’s Office – News Release – New Microgrid to Provide Energy Resiliency and Security at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today signed a seventh supplemental emergency proclamation that extends the disaster emergency relief period for homelessness. The emergency proclamation helps to accelerate the completion of housing projects for individuals and families who are transitioning out of homelessness, and expands shelter capacity and access to services, especially for unsheltered individuals. Gov. ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — News Release — Governor Ige extends emergency proclamation for homelessness

Governor Ige’s Supplemental Budget proposal invests in improving the lives of Hawaiʻi’s people Budget supports progress in education, homelessness, sustainability Link to Budget Message and Budget in Brief Link to Governor’s Budget Message Link to Facebook Live – Budget News Conference Link to News Conference Power Point HONOLULU –  Gov. David Ige unveiled his Executive ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – News Release – Governor Ige’s Supplemental Budget proposal invests in improving the lives of Hawaii’s people

NA‘ALEHU, HAWAI‘I ISLAND. –The Ala Kahakai Trail Association (ATA), State of Hawai‘i Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Legacy Land Conservation Program (LLCP), Ka‘ū Mahi LLC, and The Trust Public Land, announced today the voluntary sale and acquisition of 2,317 acres known as Waikapuna located in Kāhilipalinui and Kāhilipali‘iki ahupua‘a, Ka‘ū Moku, Hawai‘i Island. The ...
Read More DLNR Joint News Release – 2,317 Acres At Waikapuna Conserved, December 16, 2019

WHAT:                      News Conference – Governor David Ige unveils the Executive Supplemental Budget for Fiscal Biennium (FB) 2019-21                                 WHEN:                     December 16, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. WHO:                        Governor David Ige WHERE:                  Hawai‘i State Capitol, Office of the Governor, 5th floor, ...
Read More OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Media Advisory — News Conference – Gov. David Ige unveils the Executive Supplemental Budget for Fiscal Biennium 2019-21

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