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Big Island announces big changes to emergency rental assistance program

Some changes have been made to Hawaii County’s emergency rental assistance program. Mayor Mitch Roth was joined by seven Hawaii County non-profit organizations to announce the changes on Friday, in response to the end of state and federal eviction moratoriums. Some changes include offering grants for past due rent and...
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Water reservoir project moves forward: Final EA released for 10 million gallon tank in Kohala

Hawaii County is moving forward with plans to construct a 10 million gallon water reservoir to serve coastal areas of South Kohala. The Hawaii County Department of Water Supply proposes to build the 36-foot-tall prestressed concrete water tank on property currently owned by Parker Ranch. Also included in the project are accessory waterlines and a gate, access road, security lighting and fence.
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Some Hawaii Island Students Can Now Ride Hele-On

Students on Hawaii island who have trouble getting to and from school due to a bus driver shortage will be able to use the Hele-On Bus, the mass transit agency for that island, at no additional cost, the bus company announced earlier this week. The new partnership between the state...
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Official: ‘Political will’ needed to fix solid waste problems

Hawaii County should impose new fees for Big island residents to dispose of waste in the future, suggested a county official Tuesday. During a presentation before the meeting of the County Council’s Committee on Regenerative Agriculture, Water, Energy and Environmental Management, Ramzi Mansour, director of the Department of Environmental Management, said the county needs to reconsider the costs of transporting waste around the island.
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Hawaii records 9 new coronavirus-related deaths, 403 additional infections

Hawaii Department of Health officials today reported nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 403 new confirmed and probable infections statewide, bringing the state’s totals since the start of the pandemic to 747 fatalities and 77,369 cases. Six of the latest deaths were on Oahu and three were on Hawaii island. All...
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DOH: 403 new COVID-19 cases statewide, 68 on Big Island

The state Department of Health today reported 403 new confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases in Hawaii, including 68 new infections on the Big Island. An average of 393 new cases have been reported daily Sept. 16-22. Hawaii County now has a 5.7% test positivity rate compared to a 4.8% positivity...
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HTA: Progress on 2021 sustainable tourism goals

A tourism management plan for Hawaii Island is gradually being implemented, with the Hawaii Tourism Authority reporting steady progress on goals for 2021. Of the 45 sub-actions in the first phase of the project to be completed this year, 33 were in progress as of July 31, the agency reported.
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Official: ‘Political will’ needed to fix solid waste problems

Hawaii County should impose new fees for Big island residents to dispose of waste in the future, suggested a county official Tuesday. During a presentation before the meeting of the County Council’s Committee on Regenerative Agriculture, Water, Energy and Environmental Management, Ramzi Mansour, director of the Department of Environmental Management, said the county needs to reconsider the costs of transporting waste around the island.
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12 new COVID deaths reported statewide on Thursday

The Big Island Thursday reported 81 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the island’s tally to 9,669. The Big Island cases were among 445 new cases of COVID-19 reported across the state Thursday that increased Hawaii’s case total to 76,966. According to the DOH, 7,117 new cases have been reported in Hawaii...
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