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MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TEST HONOLULU — The monthly test of the Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System, coordinated with the test of the Live Audio Broadcast segment of the Emergency Alert System, is scheduled for Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 11:45 a.m. During this monthly test, all Statewide Outdoor Warning Sirens will sound ...
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For Immediate Release April 26, 2019   FEMA FUNDS $4 MILLION FOR GENERATOR UPGRADE TO KAUAI’S WILCOX MEDICAL CENTER KAUAI — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will fund $4 million for a crucial generator upgrade project for Kauai’s Wilcox Medical Center. The Pre-Disaster Mitigation grant will ensure that Kauai’s primary medical facility, Kauai’s only ...
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OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR STATE OF HAWAI‘I SECOND SUPPLEMENTARY PROCLAMATION By the authority vested in me as Governor by the Constitution and laws of the State of Hawai‘i, in order to provide relief for disaster damages, losses, and suffering, and to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the people, I, DAVID Y. IGE, Governor ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SIREN TESTING ON KAUAI – APRIL 17 & 18, 2019 KAUAI COUNTY— The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with Kauai Emergency Management Agency, will conduct siren testing at the following locations between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. • Anini Beach Park, Anini • Donkey Beach Parking Lot Area, Kealia • Waipouli ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2019 APRIL IS TSUNAMI AWARENESS MONTH IN HAWAII HONOLULU — Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) is encouraging the public to take tsunami preparedness into their own hands this April during Tsunami Awareness Month. Over seventy years ago, on April 1, 1946, one of the deadliest tsunamis to ever hit Hawaii ...
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