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NEWS RELEASE: NATIONWIDE TEST OF THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM AND WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERT – SEPTEMBER 20, 2018Posted on September 13, 2018 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Storys
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 13, 2018 NATIONWIDE TEST OF THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM AND WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERT – SEPTEMBER 20, 2018 HONOLULU — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) on September […]
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NEWS RELEASE: Luke P. Meyers named Executive Officer of Hawai’i Emergency Management AgencyPosted on August 20, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main, News StorysNEWS RELEASE: Luke P. Meyers named Executive Officer of Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency post thumbnail
For Immediate Release August 20, 2018 Luke P. Meyers named Executive Officer of Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency HONOLULU – Luke P. Meyers, a Certified Emergency Manager who most recently served in a variety of posts in the Pacific Northwest, has joined the Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) as Executive Officer, announced HI-EMA Administrator Tom Travis. […]
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NEWS RELEASE: Siren Testing on Hawaii Island August 14-16, 2018Posted on August 10, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main, News StorysNEWS RELEASE: Siren Testing on Hawaii Island August 14-16, 2018 post thumbnail
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 10, 2018 SIREN TESTING ON HAWAII ISLAND AUGUST 14-16, 2018 HONOLULU — Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency, will conduct siren testing on Hawaii Island on August 14-16, 2018 at the following locations between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. • Ho’opuloa, Miloli’i • Ho’okena […]
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FEMA Registration Deadline for Kilauea Damage is Aug. 13Posted on July 30, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, News Storys
News Release FEMA Registration Deadline for Kilauea Damage is Aug. 13 HONOLULU—Hawai’i County residents with losses as a result of the Kilauea eruptions and earthquakes have through Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 to register for disaster assistance with FEMA. Recovery officials urge residents who have yet to register to do so by visiting the Disaster Recovery […]
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Disaster Recovery Centers in Kaua’i County and the City and County of Honolulu Will ClosePosted on July 20, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, News Storys
July 19, 2018 DR- 4365-HI NR 009 HIEMA News Desk: 808-733-4300 X 522 FEMA News Desk: 808-851-7944 SBA PIO: 916-764-9918 Disaster Recovery Centers in Kaua’i County and the City and County of Honolulu Will Close HONOLULU – The Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Kaua’i County and the City and County of Honolulu will close permanently […]
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The Disaster Recovery Centers have New HoursPosted on July 13, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, News Storys
News Release The Disaster Recovery Centers have New Hours July 13, 2018 DR- 4365-HI NR 007 HIEMA News Desk: 808-733-4300 X 522 FEMA News Desk: 808-851-7944 SBA PIO: 916-764-9918 HONOLULU – The Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Hanalei and Honolulu will have new hours beginning Monday, July 16. The DRCs will be open weekdays from […]
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Frequently Asked Questions Federal Assistance and Disaster Recovery CentersPosted on July 9, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main
DR-4365-HI FAQ 001 July 9, 2018 HIEMA PIO: 808-733- 4300 x 522 FEMA NEWS DESK: 808-851-7944 DR-4365-HI FAQ 001 Frequently Asked Questions Federal Assistance and Disaster Recovery Centers Q: Does it usually take more than two months after a disaster to receive additional FEMA assistance? A disaster declaration was approved on May 8, 2018 for […]
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The Disaster Recovery Center in Kea’au has New HoursPosted on July 6, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, News Storys
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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NEWS RELEASE: Private Non-Profit Organizations on the Island of Hawai’i are Invited to Apply for FEMA Public AssistancePosted on July 2, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases
HONOLULU — Faith-based organizations, in addition to other community, volunteer, and non-profit organizations located on the island of Hawai’i with expenses or damage related to the ongoing Kilauea lava event, may be eligible for the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Public Assistance program as part of a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration. As part of its […]
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Hawaii Emergency Management Hosts Two Open Houses to gather input on State Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan UpdatePosted on July 2, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2018-0702 HAWAII EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY HOSTS TWO 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 two 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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2017 Oahu Emergency Preparedness Fairs:

 

Ready2React Emergency Preparedness Fair 
Saturday, July 29, 2017
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Pearlridge Center
Contact: John Cummings III
Honolulu Department of Emergency Management
808.723.8960

 

Wake Up Westside Emergency Preparedness Fair
Saturday, August 26, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Nanakuli High School
89-778 Haleakala Avenue
Waianae, HI 96792

 

7th Annual Get Ready Ewa Beach Emergency Preparedness Fair
Saturday, September 9, 2017
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Ewa Makai Middle School
91-6291 Kapolei Prkwy
Ewa Beach, HI 97606

 

3rd Annual Mililani Emergency Preparedness Fair
Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Town Center of Mililani

 


 

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 hawaiikaistrong@yahoo.com. 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 info@bereadymanoa.org. 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 arockda@aol.com

 


Get Ready Ewa –  Disaster Preparedness Workshop

Please email at getreadyewabeach@gmail.com for status updates. Website: http://getreadyewabeach.com