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2018-09-24 22:09 - News Release

HONOLULU — The joint federal/state/county disaster recovery center that has been assisting residents with the Kilauea eruption recovery will close permanently on Friday, September 28.The Disaster Recovery Center is located at the Pahoa Neighborhood Facility, 15-3022 Kauhale Street in Pahoa. Hours will remain 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday until the closing date.

2018-09-15 04:02 - News Release

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice to the public of its intent to provide financial assistance to the State of Hawaii, local governments, Native Hawaiian Organizations, and private nonprofit organizations under major disaster declaration FEMA-4366-DR-HI. This notice applies to the Individual Assistance (IA), Public Assistance (PA), and Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs implemented under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 5121-5207.

2018-09-15 03:25 - News Release

HONOLULU — The joint federal/state/county disaster recovery center assisting residents with the Kilauea eruption recovery will be changing its hours next week. The Disaster Recovery Center at the Pahoa Neighborhood Facility, 15-3022 Kauhale Street in Pahoa will adopt new hours beginning Monday, Sept. 17. Current hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sundays. New hours effective Monday, Sept. 17 are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. Closed Saturdays and Sundays.

2018-09-06 20:34 - News Release

HONOLULU — Hawai’i County residents with uninsured or underinsured damage or losses as a result of the Kilauea eruptions and earthquakes have until Sept. 12, 2018 to register with FEMA for disaster assistance and to apply for a low-interest disaster loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

2018-08-30 19:58 - News Release

HONOLULU — The joint federal/state/county disaster recovery center assisting residents with the Kilauea eruption recovery will be closed for the Labor Day Weekend. The Disaster Recovery Center at the Pahoa Neighborhood Facility, 15-3022 Kauhale Street in Pahoa will close for business at its normal time of 6:00 p.m. on Friday, August 31, and will re-open for business on Tuesday, September 4 at 8:00 a.m. Hours will remain 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. weekdays, Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and CLOSED Sundays.

2018-08-26 21:56 - News Release

HONOLULU — The joint federal/state/county disaster recovery center assisting residents with the Kilauea eruption recovery is scheduled to reopen on Monday, August 27 after being closed since noon on Wednesday due to severe weather. Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency said the Disaster Recovery Center at the Pahoa Neighborhood Facility, 15-3022 Kauhale Street in Pahoa will be open for business at its normal time of 8:00 a.m. Hours remain 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. weekdays, Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and CLOSED Sundays.

2018-08-21 21:35 - News Release

HONOLULU — The joint federal/state/county disaster recovery center assisting residents with the Kilauea eruption recovery will be closed Thursday, August 23, due to the threat posed by Hurricane Lane.Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency said the Disaster Recovery Center at the Pahoa Neighborhood Facility in Pahoa will close at noon, Wednesday, and they’ll re-evaluate conditions on Friday morning to determine if it safe to re-open.

2018-08-15 20:30 - News Release

HONOLULU—Ran eo eliktta nan kanne nan ro rej jokwe ilo Hawai’I iben FEMA nan jiban ko jen jorren ko rar walok jen Kilauea makitkit lal kab tol eo ear rub eoj air leemanlok nan Jeptomba.12, 2018

2018-08-15 20:21 - News Release

HONOLULU—Toun Hawai’i County me aneki apwahlkan sang ahn Kilauea keposkan oh earthquakekan me anahne register moen niesil, Sept.12, 2018 pwe irail en kak ahle sawas sang FEMA.

2018-08-11 15:17 - News Release

HONOLULU — The deadline for Hawai’i County residents to register with FEMA for disaster assistance for losses resulting from the Kilauea eruptions and earthquakes has been extended through Sept.12, 2018.