"The restaurant industry’s outrage at @Grubhub, which long bubbled under the surface, finally boiled over." @AndrewRigie #fooddelivery https://t.co/2nVpl6WqtZ

My girls' artwork on display at @KPHawaii at Moanalua. From the wonderful #OncologyonCanvas program. https://t.co/ADgv2OBvu8 hawaii photo
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Hawaii Emergency Management Agency

COMMENT POLICY This is a limited public forum that serves as the official facebook page for Hawaii State Civil Defense to share information about emergency preparedness and potential hazards with the people of Hawaii and our friends outside of Hawaii. We welcome your comment on our topic or post, but please comment with “Aloha” since this page is family friendly. Please take personal responsibility for and be respectful in your comments. If your comment is deleted per the provisions below, you have the option of sending your comment to askcivildefense@scd.hawaii.gov, or by sending a hardcopy version of your comment to the following address: Hawaii State Civil Defense Attn: Public Information Office 3949 Diamond Head Road Honolulu, Hawaii 96816 RE: DELETION OF COMMENTS. A comment that violates the Facebook‘s Statement of Rights and Responsibilities may be removed by Facebook. For information on what Facebook allows and does not allow, read the Facebook Community Standards both of which are available at the links below. We have activated the Profanity Blocklist feature provided by Facebook. This feature will block the most commonly reported words and phrases marked as offensive by the broader community. We will delete a comment, content, or expression (“comment”) that disrupts, disturbs, impedes, is contrary to, is inappropriate for, or interferes with function of and ability of this limited public forum to fulfill its purpose, such as a comment that is: • Off-topic; • Profane or sexually explicit; • Using an offensive term that targets a specific individual(s) or groups, including a term based on race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation; • Invasive of a person's privacy; • A commercial solicitation or advertisement, a chain letter, or a pyramid scheme; • Containing personal information such as a driver license number, a social security number, and other information protected by law; • Disclosing any detail about an ongoing investigation or court or administrative proceeding that could prejudice the process or interfere with the rights or claims of a person or entity; • Part of or is a repetitive post copied and pasted by multiple users; • Spam or could constitute spam; and • Speech for which content-based restrictions are permitted, including incitement, obscenity, defamation, speech integral to criminal conduct, so-called “fighting words,” child pornography, fraud, true threats, and speech presenting some grave and imminent threat the Government has the power to prevent. This page is subject to amendment or modification at any time. Thank you for taking the time to read this page. Facebook‘s Statement of Rights and Responsibilities https://www.facebook.com/legal/terms Facebook Community Standards https://www.facebook.com/communitystandards
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Another siren up and functioning at Mohouli Park. Siren was installed as part of HI-EMA’s ongoing All-Hazard Outdoor Warning Siren Program. Other sirens will be updated & new sirens installed, at various locations across the state under this Program. #siren @CivilDefenseHI
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Waiakea Uka Gym now has a brand new siren. Siren was installed as part of HI-EMA’s ongoing All-Hazard Outdoor Warning Siren Program. Other sirens will be updated, and new sirens installed, at various locations across the state under this Program. #siren @CivilDefenseHI
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Check it out! Ainako Park's brand new siren. Siren was installed as part of HI-EMA’s ongoing All-Hazard Outdoor Warning Siren Program. Other sirens will be updated & new sirens installed, at various locations across the state under this Program. #siren @CivilDefenseHI
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Aloha. Reminder only for Big Island residents. Siren test tomorrow THURSDAY and FRIDAY from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the following locations:

• Ainako Park, Hilo
• Malama Park, Hilo
• Mohouli Park, Hilo
• Waiakea Uka Gym, Hilo
• Pahoa Agricultural Park, Pahoa

#siren #testonly #allhazards
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
Hawaii Emergency Management Agency
SIREN TESTING ON HAWAI'I ISLAND –
AUGUST 22 & 23, 2019

HAWAI'I COUNTY — The Hawai'i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), together with the Hawai'i County Civil Defense Agency, will conduct siren testing at the following locations and times on Thursday and Friday, August 22 and 23, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

• Ainako Park, Hilo
• Malama Park, Hilo
• Mohouli Park, Hilo
• Waiakea Uka Gym, Hilo
• Pahoa Agricultural Park, Pahoa

Residents nearby may hear the siren sound for 30-seconds to 3-minute intervals during the identified timeframe. Testing will include short blasts known as “burps.” During the tests, Emergency Management Officials and Technicians will be checking the functionality of the sirens.

These sirens were installed as part of HI-EMA’s ongoing All-Hazard Outdoor Warning Siren Program. Other sirens will be updated, and new sirens installed, at various locations across the state under this Program.

The All-Hazard Outdoor Siren Warning System for Public Safety is one part of Hawai'i’s Statewide Alert & Warning System used to notify the public during pending emergencies.

HI-EMA encourages the public to make use of other supplemental methods of warning including, but not limited to, signing up for the County of Hawai'i Civil Defense mass emergency notification system called Blackboard Connect, and utilizing NOAA Weather Radio.

Residents with concerns about the sirens or their operations, or with reports of siren malfunctions, may contact the Hawai'i County Civil Defense Agency at (808) 935-0031.

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Contact:
Arlina Agbayani
Public Relations Officer
arlina.a.agbayani@hawaii.gov
808-620-5423

Hawai'i Emergency Management Agency
HawaiiEMA@hawaii.gov