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For Immediate Release                                June 5, 2019 Makani Pahili Exercise 2019 HONOLULU — The annual Makani Pahili Exercise began on Monday and is scheduled to run all the way until Friday, June 7, 2019. Meaning “strong winds,” Makani Pahili is the State of Hawai’i’s annual hurricane preparedness exercise conducted by all four counties, as well as ...
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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 Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11:45 a.m. During this monthly test, all Statewide Outdoor Warning Sirens will sound ...
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Hawaii Emergency Management Agency DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR MAJOR GENERAL ARTHUR J. LOGAN DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT T H O M A S L. T R A V I S ADMINISTRATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAY 20, 2019 HANAPĒPĒ-ELEELE RECOGNIZED AS HHARP DISASTER RESILIENT COMMUNITY Hanapēpē-Eleele HHARP was honored as ...
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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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