Hawai‘i Department of Health to begin issuing red placards to restaurants and bars that violate physical distancing and other mandates to prevent the spread of COVID-19

HONOLULU – There are now severe consequences for food establishments that do not take physical distancing and other guidance seriously. The Hawai‘i Department of Health’s Food Safety Branch will begin to temporarily suspend the operations of restaurants, bars and other food establishments that do not comply with physical distancing, wearing cloth face masks and other […]

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Oil spill dispersant exercise on July 1 to strengthen preparedness and response

HONOLULU – An annual exercise and training for oil spill response is scheduled on Wednesday, July 1 at Kalaeloa Barbers Point. A major part of the activities will include the use of a green-fluorescent tracer dye in the water to simulate an offshore oil release and the spraying of water to mimic a dispersant agent. […]

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This week's community bulletin highlights an FAQ on social bubbles, pods, or "quaranteams": https://mailchi.mp/doh/covid-19-community-bulletin-july-10-2020

Worship is an essential part of life for so many in Hawaii. If you choose to gather in-person to practice your faith, be sure to protect staff and those attending at risk for severe illness from COVID-19. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/faith-based.html

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