Office of the Governor News Release: Gov. David Y. Ige’s statement on Navy’s dismissal of Red Hill appeals

Posted on Apr 22, 2022 in Latest Department News, Newsroom, Office of the Governor Press Releases

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige released the following statement on the Navy’s dismissal of its appeals of the Hawaiʻi Department of Health Emergency Order on Red Hill:

“This is a very positive development for the people of Hawaiʻi and our environment. We will continue working to ensure the Red Hill tanks are safely defueled and closed by the federal government and that the state will have access to clean, fresh water for the future,” said Gov. David Y. Ige.

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Jodi Leong

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Office of the Governor

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Cindy McMillan

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Office of the Governor

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Mobile: 808-265-7974

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