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DR-4366-HI NR007 July 07, 2018 HI-EMA-PIO: 808-733-4300 NEWS DESK: 808-851-7928 News Release Low-Interest Disaster Loans Fueling Kilauea Recovery for Homeowners and Renters HONOLULU–Hawai’i County homeowners and renters with losses from the Kilauea eruptions are utilizing low-interest disaster loans to help fund their recovery. The U.S. Small Business Administration is the federal government’s primary source of ...
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News Release The Disaster Recovery Center in Kea’au has New Hours HONOLULU—The Disaster Recovery Center in Kea’au will have new hours beginning Saturday, July 7. Weekend hours are from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The DRC will be open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The DRC is located at Kea‘au High School Gymnasium, ...
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For Immediate Release June 29, 2018 What: Monthly Siren Test for July 2018 Who: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency When: July 2, 2018 MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TEST HONOLULU — The State’s monthly test of the Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System, coordinated with the test of the Live Audio Broadcast segment of the Emergency ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2018-0625 HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY HOSTS THREE OPEN HOUSES TO GATHER INPUT ON STATE MULTI-HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN UPDATE HONOLULU – The Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) is inviting the community to three open houses as it updates the Hawai’i State Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan, which addresses ways to reduce the impact of natural ...
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TESTING OF SIRENS ON OAHU – JUNE 13, 2018 HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (Hawaii-EMA), together with the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management, will conduct siren test at the following locations and time. • Aolewa Place (Honolulu Airport area) • Lagoon Drive (Honolulu Airport area) • Waimanalo Beach Park ...
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