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HONOLULU — The Hawaii Air National Guard dedicated its new F-22 maintenance facility to U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, who was instrumental in securing federal funds for the F-22 jets.  Lt. Governor Shan Tsutsui attended the blessing and dedication, along with other dignitaries. Earlier in the day, a C-17 Globemaster III cargo aircraft was dedicated in ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), formerly State Civil Defense, and the County of Hawaii will set up Disaster Assistance and Recovery Centers (DARCs) on the island of Hawaii to provide information and services to people whose property was damaged when Tropical Storm Iselle made landfall on Aug. 7. The DARCs will open ...
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HONOLULU – As emergency managers continue to assist individuals and communities recovering from damage caused by the Tropical Cyclone Iselle, the general public can help most quickly by giving monetary donations to an established relief organization. The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (formerly State Civil Defense) offers these tips on how to help: DONATE – At ...
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Hurricane Resources

Posted on Aug 7, 2014 in Featured, Latest News, Main

A Hurricane Warning has been issued for the Big Island, while a Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Maui County, Oahu and Kauai. Here are a few resources that provide helpful information:   Information on Evacuation Shelters Hawaii Red Cross http://www.redcross.org/hi/Honolulu State Civil Defense http://www.scd.hawaii.gov/documents/IselleShelterList.pdf   Emergency Preparedness Tips and Recommendations http://www.scd.hawaii.gov/documents/SCD_PrepareBrochure.pdf   Emergency Electrical ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. Neil Abercrombie and state directors today provided the following updates and recommendations for Hawaii residents and visitors at a joint news conference with the Federal Emergency Management Agency: “All levels of government are working together,” Gov. Abercrombie said. “We all need to stay alert, pay attention, and work with the emergency management ...
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WAILUKU, Maui – Gov. Neil Abercrombie, Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui and Mayor Alan Arakawa today joined with Maui community leaders and sporting organizations to break ground for the new Central Maui Regional Sports Complex. Located in the Wailuku-Waikapu region in Central Maui, the complex is designated in the master planned community of Waiale being developed ...
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