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Siren test, Thursday, May 24, 2018Posted on May 22, 2018 in Events, Information and News Releases
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO TEST SIRENS AT KAWAIKUI, KAPIOLANI BEACH PARKS, MAY 24, 2018 HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency will test siren installations at • Kawaikui Beach Park • Kapiolani Beach Park between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, 2018. The sirens will sound intermittently during that period to test […]
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Siren test Wednesday, May 23, 2018Posted on May 22, 2018 in Events, Information and News Releases
REVISED FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2018-0521 What: Tests of Three Sirens on Oahu Who: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency When: May 23, 2018 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY TO TEST THREE SIRENS ON OAHU, MAY 23, 2018 (REVISED) HONOLULU — The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency will test three siren installations on Oahu between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on […]
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Facts on the stability of Kilauea’s south flank, past and presentPosted on May 17, 2018 in 2018 Kilauea Eruption, Declared Disasters, Information and News Releases, Main
Facts from the U.S. Geological Survey: May 14, 2018 There have been several recent highly speculative stories, rumors and blogs about the stability of the south flank of Kīlauea and the potential for a catastrophic collapse that could generate a Pacific-wide tsunami. We wish to put these speculations in their proper context by presenting observations of […]
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Applicants for FEMA Public Assistance invited to Kauai and Honolulu briefingsPosted on May 17, 2018 in Information and News Releases, Main, News Storys
May 17, 2018 Representatives of government agencies and eligible private non-profit agencies with costs related to the recent flooding on Kauai and in East Honolulu 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, […]
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Free dust masks available for Hawaii County residentsPosted on May 17, 2018 in 2018 Kilauea Eruption, Declared Disasters, Featured, Information and News Releases, News Storys
To protect residents in the area of ashfall from the Halemaumau eruption from breathing volcanic ash, free masks will be distributed as follows: Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cooper Center, Volcano Pahala Community Center, Pahala Naalehu Community Center, Naalehu Shipman Park Pavilion, Keaau One mask per family member will help […]
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