OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — News Release — Governor Ige signs second supplementary proclamation for Kauai and Oahu — extending emergency relief period

Posted on Jun 18, 2018 in Latest News, Press Releases

Second Supplementary Proclamation

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has signed a second supplementary proclamation for Kaua‘i County and the City and County of Honolulu, which suffered heavy losses and damage during severe rain and flooding in April.

 

This second supplementary proclamation follows the governor’s April 15 proclamation and the April 18 supplementary proclamation, and extends the disaster emergency relief period until Aug. 16, 2018.

 

“We must continue to provide emergency relief for disaster-related damage, losses and suffering on Kaua‘i and O‘ahu as a result of the downpour and severe flooding in April. We will continue to support the counties and residents until their recovery is complete,” said Gov. Ige.

 

The proclamation authorizes the expenditure of state monies as appropriated for quick and efficient relief following damage and losses suffered in the April floods.

 

*ATTACHED: Second supplementary proclamation

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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