News Releases for Hawaii Earthquake (DR-1664)

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Friday, December 15, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Only one week remains to register for assistance for the Kiholo Earthquake. Recovery officials urge homeowners, renters and business owners of The Big Island who sustained losses...
Friday, December 15, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Large generators automatically kicked in at Honolulu Harbor when the power failed after the big October 15 earthquakes, providing most islanders with an uninterrupted flow of...
Wednesday, December 6, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- In the seven weeks since President Bush declared areas of Hawaii eligible for federal disaster assistance for the Kiholo Earthquake, more than $20 million in grants and low-...
Tuesday, December 5, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- State, county and local government agencies and eligible public nonprofit organizations now have until December 7 to submit worksheet applications for reimbursement of the costs...
Monday, December 4, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii — Residents of The Big Island who have registered for earthquake assistance and have sustained additional damage from aftershocks are encouraged to contact the Federal Emergency...
Thursday, November 30, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Big Island residents unemployed as a result of the October 15 Kiholo Earthquake may be eligible to file for federal disaster unemployment assistance, state and federal disaster...
Thursday, November 30, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved a $283,090 grant to the State of Hawaii to provide immediate crisis counseling services for those affected by the...
Tuesday, November 28, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- With the deadline just three weeks away, officials urge homeowners, renters and business owners of The Big Island who sustained losses due to the October 15 Kiholo Earthquake to...
Saturday, November 18, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Residents of The Big Island who sustained damage in the October 15 Kiholo Earthquake but who have not registered for assistance are encouraged to act now. Register by logging...
Monday, November 13, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- An applicants’ briefing for Maui County concerning the Federal Public Assistance Program is scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 15, state and federal disaster recovery...
Friday, November 10, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- New Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will open in Honoka’a and Na’alehu, and DRCs in Waimea and N. Kohala will remain open additional days, State and Federal disaster-recovery...
Wednesday, November 8, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Maui County and the City and County of Honolulu are now eligible for additional public infrastructure assistance associated with the October 15 Kiholo Earthquake, officials of the...
Tuesday, November 7, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- A new Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) will open in Hilo on Saturday, November 11, bringing the number of DRCs to four, State and Federal officials announced day.  All four DRCs...
Monday, November 6, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Telephone registration hours have changed to 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Hawaii Standard Time, seven days a week, State and Federal disaster-recovery officials announced today. The change...
Monday, October 30, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- A new Disaster Assistance Recovery Center (DARC) will open on the Big Island, Hawaii, Wednesday, November 1, to serve individuals and businesses impacted by the October 15 Kiholo...
Monday, October 30, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) are conducting damage assessments for homeowners and renters on the Big Island . This inspection is an important...
Monday, October 23, 2006 - 00:00
HONOLULU, Hawaii -- Individuals, households, and businesses in Hawaii County are now eligible for assistance to help them recover from losses due to the October 15 earthquake. The presidential...
Tuesday, October 17, 2006 - 00:00
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal disaster aid has been made available for Hawaii to...
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