Media Releases

The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands and the Waimea Hawaiian Homesteaders’ Association have published a draft Environmental Assessment for the relocation of the Kīpuka o ke Ola Clinic.

Hawaiian Homes Commission Chair William J. Ailā, Jr. issued a statement on the U.S. Department of the Interior’s announcement of the development of a formal Native Hawaiian community consultation policy.

The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands has launched a Revocable Permit (RP) Pilot Program that will offer short-term land dispositions on three DHHL parcels as a means to assess the Pilot’s outreach and application process. Completion of the Pilot and associated evaluation will be presented to the Hawaiian Homes Commission for consideration of an expanded permanent program.

The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands is preparing to publish a final Environmental Assessment with a Finding of No Significant Impact for a 500,000-gallon concrete water storage tank and related improvements in Waikapu, District of Wailuku, Maui Island.

The Department of Hawaiian Home Lands has prepared legislative proposals to be recommended for inclusion in the Governor’s 2023 legislative package.