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Friday
Aug222014

Community Assistance Information Update 08/22/14 6:30 am

Incident:    Community Assistance   Information Update               

This is a civil defense message.

This is a Community Assistance information update for Friday August 22nd at 6:30 am.

Improvements continue to be made with the restoration of power and telephone services.  Due to unique and special circumstances some areas may take longer to have services restored. Area residents and the entire community is thanked for their patience and understanding. 

Ice distribution is being coordinated and manned by community associations and volunteer organizations. Ice continues to be available at local stores and merchants. Residents able to access stores for ice and other needs are encouraged to do so.

For those unable to access stores, ice is available at the following locations beginning at noon.

Nanawale Estates Community Center

Kalani Honua Retreat

Neighborhood Place of Puna

County water spigot sites in Puna remain operational and available.  Spigot sites include: Mountain View Gym, Kurtistown Ballpark, Kalapana, Nanawale Estates, Keonepoko, Kipuka Farms, and the Kea‘au Transfer Station. Residents are asked to continue to use these sites to meet their drinking water needs.

The Pahoa Community Center is open for showers and for charging of phones and personal devices.  The hours of operation are 8:00am to 9:00 p.m.

 

For more information, please contact Janice Bueltmann of the Hawai`i Island United Way at 936-2268.

Again,

Utility crews continue to work on restoring power and telephone services.  Due to unique and special circumstances some areas may take longer to have services restored. Significant improvements have been made with these efforts and everyone is thanked for their patience and understanding. 

Ice distribution is being coordinated and manned by community associations and volunteer organizations. Ice continues to be available at local stores and merchants. Residents able to access stores for ice and other needs are encouraged to do so.

For those unable to access stores, ice is available at the following locations beginning at noon.

Nanawale Estates Community Center

Kalani Honua Retreat

Neighborhood Place of Puna

County water spigot sites in Puna remain operational and available.  Spigot sites include: Mountain View Gym, Kurtistown Ballpark, Kalapana, Nanawale Estates, Keonepoko, Kipuka Farms, and the Kea‘au Transfer Station. Residents are asked to continue to use these sites to meet their drinking water needs.

The Pahoa Community Center is open for showers from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

For more information, please contact Janice Bueltmann of the Hawai`i Island United Way at 936-2268.

As recovery efforts continue we would like to thank the many volunteers and the entire community for your help and assistance.

Thank you for listening and have a safe day.

This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.

Monday
Aug182014

Puna Geothermal Update (PGV) 08/18/14 3:30 pm

This is a Civil Defense message.

This is a Puna Geothermal Venture informational update for Monday, August 18 at 3:30 PM.

PGV reports that as part of the restoration of power to Puna, their plant is coming back online. The plant is expected to be in full operation by the end of the week. Residents should expect to hear the sounds of normal plant operation.

For the latest PGV status update, call 934-9072.

Again, PGV reports that as part of the restoration of power to Puna, their plant is coming back online. The plant is expected to be in full operation by the end of the week. Residents should expect to hear the sounds of normal plant operation.

For the latest PGV status update, call 934-9072.

Thank you for listening and have a safe day. This is your Hawaii County Civil Defense.

Wednesday
Aug132014

Mayor's Proclamation from August 7, 2014

State of Emergency exists on the Hawaii Island, Effective 6:00 AM   Thursday, 08/07/2014  and continuing thereon for 60 days or until further act.

Thursday
Aug072014

Mayor's Proclamation August 7, 2014

 

State of Emergency exists on the Hawaii Island, Effective 6:00 AM   Thursday, 08/07/2014  and continuing thereon for 60 days or until further act.