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OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR STATE OF HAWAl’I FIFTH SUPPLEMENTARY PROCLAMATION By the authority vested in me 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 of the ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUST 20, 2019 FEMA AND HI-EMA, WITH SUPPORT FROM HAWAI’I COUNTY, COMPLETE THE REVIEW OF DENIAL LETTERS TO KĪLAUEA SURVIVORS HONOLULU — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), with support from the County of Hawai‘i, deployed assistance specialists to Hawai‘i Island on August 5-9 to meet ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 20, 2019 SIREN TESTING ON HAWAI’I ISLAND – AUGUST 22 & 23, 2019 HAWAI’I COUNTY — The Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the Hawai’i County Civil Defense Agency, will conduct siren testing at the following locations and times on Thursday and Friday, August 22 and 23, between 8:00 a.m. ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2019 SIREN TESTING ON O’AHU – AUGUST 9, 2019 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 locations and times on Friday, August 9, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. • ...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2019   FCC TO CONDUCT NATIONWIDE TEST OF THE EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM ON AUGUST 7, 2019 HONOLULU — The Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. The test code ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: FCC to conduct nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System on WEDNESDAY AUGUST 7, 2019