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News Release: Tsunamis Live: A Fun Interactive Webinar for KidsPosted on April 21, 2021 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main
Tsunamis Live!
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April is Tsunami Awareness MonthPosted on April 1, 2021 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
April 1st, 2021 is the 75th anniversary of the tsunami that struck Hilo, Hawai’i. Be prepared for a devastating event which can strike at any time of year, day or night.  
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NEWS RELEASE: MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TESTPosted on March 30, 2021 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR MAJOR GENERAL KENNETH S. HARA DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT LUKE P. MEYERS ADMINISTRATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT     For Immediate Release                                March 30, 2021   What: Monthly Siren Test for April 2021 Who: Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency When: Thursday, April 1, 2021   MONTHLY […]
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2011 Hawaii Tsunami 10 Year AnniversaryPosted on March 13, 2021 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
2011 Hawai’i Tsunami 10 Year Anniversary
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Governor Ige declares state of emergency for State of Hawai‘i as heavy rains pummel the islandsPosted on March 10, 2021 in 2021 March Severe Weather/Flooding, Declared Disasters, Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR   Governor Ige declares state of emergency for State of Hawai‘i as heavy rains pummel the islands   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2021   HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed an emergency declaration for the entire State of Hawai‘i as heavy rains are causing flooding, landslides and fear of dam failure, […]
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Eighteenth Proclamation Related to the COVID-19 EmergencyPosted on February 12, 2021 in 2020 COVID19, Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
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Kilauea Earthquake and Eruption– 20:00Posted on December 20, 2020 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reports an eruption at the Halemaumau Crater of the Kilauea Volcano. Trade winds will push any embedded ash toward the Southwest. Fallout is likely in the Kau District in Wood Valley, Pahala, Naalehu, and Ocean View. Stay indoors to avoid exposure to ash. Preliminary data indicates that the earthquake measuring a […]
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News Release from Gov. Ige re. Additional Pre-Travel Testing PartnersPosted on November 14, 2020 in Events, Featured, Main, News Stories
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 14, 2020 HONOLULU – The State of Hawai‘i has added new trusted partners for its domestic transpacific and inter-county pre-travel testing programs. The state will accept COVID-19 test results from the new partners starting Nov. 17.Partners were selected based on their ability to administer the test and expand the testing network, with […]
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NEWS RELEASE: HI-EMA BEGINS SHIPPING FREE PPE TO SMALL BUSINESSES AND OTHER QUALIFIED RECIPIENTS STATEWIDEPosted on October 1, 2020 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2020 HI-EMA BEGINS SHIPPING FREE PPE TO SMALL BUSINESSES AND OTHER QUALIFIED RECIPIENTS STATEWIDE HONOLULU – Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) is shipping the initial round of free personal protective equipment (PPE) under its new distribution program, funded by $61,000,000 in CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Funds. Many of these initial […]
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NEWS RELEASE: Siren testing on OAHU, AUGUST 19, 2020Posted on August 17, 2020 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 17, 2020 SIREN TESTING ON O’AHU – AUGUST 19, 2020 HONOLULU — The Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management, will conduct siren testing at the following location and time on Wednesday, August 19, between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. • Frank […]
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2019 Oahu Emergency Preparedness Fairs:

 

4th Annual Eastside Disaster Preparedness Fair
Saturday, May 11, 2019
10:00 a.m –  2:00 p.m.
Kahala Mall
4211 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816
Contact: Danny Tengan 620-5423

 

6th Annual Mililani Emergency Preparedness Fair
Saturday, May 11, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Mililani Town Center
95-1249 Meheula Parkway
Mililani, HI 96786
Contact: Mark Watanabe 768-5097

 

6th Annual Windward Coast Emergency Preparedness Fair
Saturday, May 18, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Windward Mall
Atrium Area
46-056 Kamehameha Hwy
Kaneohe, HI 96744
Contact: Claudine Tomasa 783-5396

 

Kauai Community Disaster Preparedness Fair
Saturday, May 18, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Hanapepe National Guard Armory
Contact: Jean Souza 353-1476

 

 

4th Annual Waianae Coast Emergency Preparedness Fair
Saturday, June 1, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Waianae Mall
86-120 Farrington Hwy
Waianae, HI 96792
Contact: Pono Higa [email protected]

 

Maui County Disaster Preparedness Expo
Saturday, June 15, 2019
10:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m.
Queen Kaahumanu Center
Contact:Maui Emergency Management Agency 808-270-7285

 

 

7th Annual Ready2React Emergency Preparedness Fair 
Saturday, July 27, 2019
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Pearlridge Center
Contact: John Cummings III
Honolulu Department of Emergency Management
808.723.8960

 

2019 National Night Out
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Halsey Terrace Community Center
620 Pool Street
POC: Angela Nolasco
Phone: 839-8602

 

9th Annual Get Ready Ewa Beach Emergency Preparedness Fair
Saturday, September 7, 2019
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kapilina Community Center
5100 Iroquois Avenue
Ewa Beach, HI 97606
Contact: Henri Van Beelen 682-0111

 

Be Ready Manoa Preparedness Fair
Saturday, October 19, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 
Manoa Marketplace 
2721 Kaaipu Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96822

 

 


 

Hawaii Kai Strong – Disaster Preparedness Workshop

When: Wed, Feb 1, 2017, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Topic is Tsunami.
Wed, May 3, 2017, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Topic is Hurricane.
Wed, Aug 2, 2017, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Topic is Flood.
Wed, Nov 1, 2017, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Topic is Earthquake.

Where: Koko Head District Park, 423 Kaumakani Street, Honolulu, HI 96821 (map)

Description: Hawaii Kai Strong hosts quarterly meeting on disaster preparedness. Free event and open to everyone. Bring a friend. Save a friend. For more information, contact Matt Glei at 222-1715. Email at [email protected]. Facebook: Hawaii Kai Strong.


Be Ready Manoa – Disaster Preparedness Workshop

When: Wed, Feb 22, 2017, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Wed, March 22, 2017, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Wed, April 26, 2017, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Wed, May 6, 2017, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Wed, June 28, 2017, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Wed, July 26, 2017, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Where: Japanese Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2655 Manoa Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, United States (map)

Description: Be Ready Manoa –  a group of volunteer community members dedicated to disaster preparedness and in partnership with Hawaii State Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) and Hawaii National Guards are hosting the Hawaii Hazards Awareness and Resilience Program (HHARP). HHARP is a series of workshops designed to educate and prepare Hawaii residents for a disaster. There is no better time to get educated and prepared, then now when the skies are blue and the weather is clear. For more information, contact the Be Ready Manoa Team at [email protected] Also check out their website at http://bereadymanoa.org.


Waianae Coast Readiness Team – Disaster Preparedness Workshop

When: Wed, Feb 15, 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wed, March 15, 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wed, April 19, 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wed, May 17, 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wed, June 21, 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wed, July 19, 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Where: Waianae District Park, 85-601 Farrington Hwy, Waianae, HI 96792

Description: Waianae Coast Readiness Team meets every third Wednesday of the month. For more information, please call Don “Rock” Arakaki at 255-8669. Email at [email protected]

 


Get Ready Ewa –  Disaster Preparedness Workshop

Please email at [email protected] for status updates. Website: http://getreadyewabeach.com