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Governor Neil Abercrombie today signed a State of Disaster Proclamation after learning of millions of dollars in damages as a result of the tsunami that swept through the islands earlier this morning.  The proclamation is the first step in the process of seeking and receiving federal funds to recover and rebuild.

Gov. Abercrombie signs state of disaster proclamation

Governor Neil Abercrombie today signed a State of Disaster Proclamation after learning of millions of dollars in damages as a result of the tsunami that swept through the islands earlier this morning. The proclamation is the first step in the process of seeking and receiving federal funds to recover and rebuild.

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Civil Defense Agency asks help with hazard mitigation survey

Civil Defense Agency asks help with hazard mitigation survey

MEDIA RELEASE The Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency is distributing a hazard mitigation survey to create a hazard mitigation plan which is necessary for receiving aid in the event of a disaster. Please click on the link and spend a few minutes taking the survey.

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June 1 marks start of hurricane season

June 1 marks start of hurricane season

Karin Stanton/Hawaii247.com Contributing Editor Hurricane season begins June 1 and runs to Nov. 30. That’s not news and neither, really, is the reminder to make sure you are prepared in case we get one. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the 2009 season will be near normal with four to seven hurricanes likely. […]

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