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Star-Advertiser Q&A: Revocable PermitsPosted on August 31, 2014
I just left a voicemail message on your cell phone. My editors are looking for stories to use over the holiday weekend, and I thought I could do a quick update today on the planned revisions to the revocable permit program. I would focus on the recommendations made by the governor’s task force. Could you […]
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Kēōkea Homesteaders Celebrate New MarketplacePosted on August 30, 2014
KĒŌKEA, MAUI – A new tradition is cropping up in Kēōkea, Mauiʻs only agriculture Hawaiian homestead. “To me, this is a big celebration and a long time coming. A long time coming,” said Guy Kiaha Jr., President of the Keokea Homestead Farm Lots Association. More than five dozen local vendors including farmers from Kahikinui, Kēōkea, […]
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Argosy University Offers Three $10,000 ScholarshipsPosted on August 21, 2014
Aloha Homesteaders, Argosy University of Hawai’i has available three $10,000 scholarships for award to Hawaiian Home Lands homesteaders or their dependents. Two of the scholarships are valid towards any of the Argosy degree programs (bachelor, master, or doctoral), while one is directly specifically towards its MA Marriage and Family Therapy program in Honolulu, Wailuku, or […]
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Final HHC Water Policy Plan PublishedPosted on August 18, 2014
The final DHHL Water Policy Plan 2014 as approved by the Hawaiian Homes Commission: Hawaiian Homes Commission Water Policy Plan Submittal – July 21, 2014 Hawaiian Homes Commission Water Policy Plan Final – July 22, 2014
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Chaminade Offers Hawaiian Home Lands ScholarshipsPosted on August 11, 2014
Four-Year Scholarships: Native Hawaiian Available for 2014-2015 Enrollment Chaminade is a Native Hawaiian Serving Institution. As a Native Hawaiian serving institution, we are proud to offer scholarships to students of Native Hawaiian ancestry. Residents of Hawaiian Home Lands and students attending Hawaiian language immersion schools may be eligible for the scholarships listed below. Hawaiian Home […]
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2014 DHHL Beneficiary Study UnderwayPosted on August 11, 2014
Please see the 2014 DHHL Beneficiary Study page The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands (DHHL) continues to research better ways to manage Hawaiian Home Lands. One of the tools we use is the DHHL Beneficiary Study, which we conduct approximately every five years. The first step in the study is to gather some information from […]
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Kaua’i, O’ahu State Offices Closed FridayPosted on August 7, 2014
STATE OF HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT 235 S. BERETANIA STREET HONOLULU, HAWAII 96813-2437 BARBARA A. KRIEG, DIRECTOR LEILA A. KAGAWA, DEPUTY DIRECTOR August 7, 2014 TO: All State Department Heads FROM: Barbara A. Krieg, Director SUBJECT: Administrative Leave Due to Anticipated Severe Weather Conditions on Friday, August 8, 2014 (Hurricane Iselle) for the […]
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DHHL Urges Disaster PreparednessPosted on August 6, 2014
O’AHU, KAUA’I  STATE OFFICES ALSO CLOSED, FRIDAY, AUGUST 8, 2014 If Disaster Strikes If you are instructed to take shelter immediately, do so at once. If you are instructed to evacuate: Listen to the radio or television for the location of emergency shelters and for other instructions from local emergency officials. Wear protective clothing and […]
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HHC August Meeting On Lāna’iPosted on August 6, 2014
Notice of Annual Hawaiian Homes Commission Regular Meeting on Lāna’i on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Hale Kūpuna O Lāna’i 1144 ‘Ilima Avenue, Lāna’i City, Lāna’i 96763 and Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. at Lāna’i Community Center Eighth Street & Lāna’i Avenue, Lāna’i City, Lāna’i 96763 Hawaiian Homes Commission Meeting […]
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Court Grants DHHL Motion for Summary Judgement and Writ Against Kalaeloa RacewayPosted on August 5, 2014
DEPARTMENT OF HAWAIIAN HOME LANDS NEIL ABERCROMBIE GOVERNOR JOBIE M.K. MASAGATANI DIRECTOR FOR THE RECORD Aug. 5, 2014 Court Grants DHHL Motion for Summary Judgement and Writ Against Kalaeloa Raceway Background information: “For The Record – Kalaeloa Raceway Park,” July 2014 Kapolei, Hawai’i — Today, The District Court of the First Circuit, Waianae Division, granted […]
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Hawaiian Homes Breaks Ground on Ka‘uluokaha‘i SubdivisionPosted on July 30, 2014
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 30, 2014 Download a PDF version of this news release Dowlonad a PDF of the event program HAWAIIAN HOMES BREAKS GROUND FOR NEW HOMESTEAD SUBDIVISION OF KA‘ULUOKAHA‘I IN KAPOLEI, O‘AHU New Kapolei Subdivision Future Home to 160 Hawaiian ‘Ohana KAPOLEI, O‘AHU — Gov. Neil Abercrombie, U.S Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa, […]
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Papakōlea Community Meeting PresentationPosted on July 21, 2014
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