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NEWS RELEASE: Monthly Siren and Emergency Alert System TestPosted on April 29, 2019 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
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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NEWS RELEASE: April is Tsunami Awareness Month in HawaiiPosted on April 2, 2019 in Events, Main, News Stories
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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NEWS RELEASE: New Siren Testing on Maui- March 28, 2019Posted on March 25, 2019 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
MAUI COUNTY— The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the Maui Emergency Management Agency, will conduct siren testing at the following locations and time between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. • Hamoa Beach, Hamoa Residents nearby may hear the siren sound for 30-seconds to 3-minute intervals during the identified timeframe. Testing will include short […]
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NEWS RELEASE: New Siren Testing on Oahu – March 27, 2019Posted on March 22, 2019 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management, will conduct siren testing at the following locations and time between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. • Kalama Valley Park, Hawaii Kai • Wailupe Valley Neighborhood Park, Aina Hina Residents nearby may hear the siren […]
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NEWS RELEASE: Monthly siren and emergency alert system test for DECEMBER 2018 SUSPENDEDPosted on November 27, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
For Immediate Release November 27, 2018 What: Monthly Siren Test for December 2018 SUSPENDED Who: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency When: Monday, December 3, 2018 MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM TEST HONOLULU — The State’s monthly test of the Statewide Outdoor Warning Siren System, which would typically occur on MONDAY December 3, 2018 at 11:45 […]
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NEWS RELEASE: Emergency Management Agency to test siren on the Big Island, November 29, 2018Posted on November 27, 2018 in Events, Featured, Information and News Releases, Main
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE What: Siren test Who: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency When: November 29, 2018 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO TEST SIREN ON THE BIG ISLAND, NOVEMBER 29, 2018 HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (Hawaii-EMA), together with the Hawaii Civil Defense Agency will conduct siren test at Pohoiki Beach Park on Thursday, November 29, […]
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NEWS RELEASE: Monthly Siren and Emergency Alert System Test, Thursday, November 1, 2018Posted on October 30, 2018 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
For Immediate Release October 30, 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 Alert System, is scheduled for THURSDAY, November 1, 2018 at 11:45 a.m. The warning sirens are […]
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NEWS RELEASE: APPLICANTS FOR FEMA PUBLIC ASSISTANCE INVITED TO MAUI AND KAUAI BRIEFINGSPosted on October 9, 2018 in Events, Hurricane Lane, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HONOLULU — Representatives of government agencies and eligible private non-profit agencies with costs related to damage from Hurricane Lane are invited to Applicant Briefings for the federal Public Assistance (PA) program. The presentation will include application procedures, administrative requirements, and funding and program eligibility criteria. Under the PA Program, the Federal Emergency […]
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Fourth Supplementary Proclamation for Kilauea Lava FlowPosted on October 2, 2018 in 2018 - Eruption, 2018 Kilauea Eruption, Declared Disasters, Emergency Proclamations, Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR STATE OF HAWAl’I FOURTH 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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NEWS RELEASE: NATIONWIDE TEST OF THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM (EAS) AND WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERT (WEA) – OCTOBER 3, 2018Posted on October 1, 2018 in Events, Information and News Releases, Main, News Stories
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2018 NATIONWIDE TEST OF THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM AND WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERT – OCTOBER 3, 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 October […]
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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 Public Library
85-625 Farrington Hwy
Waianae, HI 96792
Contact: Pono Higa creighton.higa@icloud.com

 

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

 

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 Valley District Park
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 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