OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Media Advisory — Media Availability with Gov. David Ige and U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen — response to Hurricane Lane, Kilauea Eruption, April floods

Posted on Aug 29, 2018 in Latest News, Press Releases

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WHAT: MEDIA AVAILABILITY – Collaboration and response to Hurricane Lane, the Kīlauea eruption and the April floods.

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen will receive operational briefings from state and Federal Emergency Management (FEMA) officials on recovery efforts for Hurricane Lane, the Kilauea eruption and the April floods. Gov. David Ige and FEMA Administrator Brock Long will join Secretary Nielsen for a meeting with FEMA employees before participating in the media availability.

WHEN: Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Noon HST

WHO: Governor David Ige
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Brock Long

WHERE: Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency’s Joint Information Center
3949 Diamond Head Road, Bldg. 303, Honolulu, HI 96816 (map attached)

*** PLEASE BRING A GOVERNMENT ISSUED I.D.

This event will be streamed LIVE through Facebook Live at facebook.com/governordavidige

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Media Contacts:
Jodi Leong
Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary
Office of the Governor
Office: 808-586-0043
Mobile: 808-798-3929
jodi.c.leong@hawaii.gov

Cindy McMillan
Communications Director
Office of the Governor
Office: 808-586-0012
Mobile: 808-265-7974
cindy.mcmillan@hawaii.gov