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Lava flow community meeting in Pahoa on June 12th 2018

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Hawaii County Civil Defense will hold additional community meetings on Tuesday, June 12th to update residents on the lava flow in Leilani Estates area and Kapoho area.

The briefing will begin at 5:00 p.m. in the Pahoa High School cafeteria. The ASL interpreters will be available there.

Pass this along to deaf friends please !


Volcanic Ash and Vog Community Meeting in Ocean View on June 14 2018

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Hawaii County Civil Defense will hold Volcanic Ash and Vog Community Meeting on Thursday, June 14th to update residents about Volcanic Ash and Vog from Kilauea.

The briefing will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Ocean View Community Center
(92-8924 Leilani Circle, Ocean View, HI 96704)

Have your vog and ash impacts questions answered by representatives from:


USGS Hawaiian Volcano ObservatoryDepartment of Health, Hazard Evaluation and Emergency Response Office Department of Health, Clean Air BranchHawaii County Civil Defense Agency
The ASL interpreters will be available there.

Pass this along to deaf friends please !

Volcanic Ash and Vog Community Meeting in Volcano on June 7 2018

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Hawaii County Civil Defense will hold Volcanic Ash and Vog Community Meeting on Thursday, June 7th to update residents about Volcanic Ash and Vog from Kilauea.

The briefing will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Cooper Center, Volcano
(19-4030 Wright Road, Volcano, HI 96785)

Have your vog and ash impacts questions answered by representatives from:


USGS Hawaiian Volcano ObservatoryDepartment of Health, Hazard Evaluation and Emergency Response Office Department of Health, Clean Air BranchHawaii County Civil Defense Agency
The ASL interpreters will be available there.

Pass this along to deaf friends please !

Volcanic Ash and Vog Community Meeting in Kailua Kona on June 6 2018

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Hawaii County Civil Defense will hold Volcanic Ash and Vog Community Meeting on Wednesday, June 6th to update residents about Volcanic Ash and Vog from Kilauea.

The briefing will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the West Hawaii Civic Center, Kailua Kona.
(Council Chambers - Building A,
74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Hwy, Kailua Kona)

Have your vog and ash impacts questions answered by representatives from:


USGS Hawaiian Volcano ObservatoryDepartment of Health, Hazard Evaluation and Emergency Response Office Department of Health, Clean Air BranchOffice of the Mayor 
The ASL interpreters will be available there.

Pass this along to deaf friends please !


Online video about lava flow community meeting on June 5 2018

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On June 5 2018, Na Leo O Hawaii made a video about lava flow meeting at Pahoa High School in Pahoa.

This video includes ASL and is accessible for deaf community.

Watching video requires fast internet. The play time is about 1:10:39 u long.

Please watch;

Video about Puna lava flow community meeting on June 5 2018

Free Medical Care in Keaau

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Update DCAB Accessible Emergency Alerts

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DCAB wants to know about your experiences during emergencies, particularly relating to the accessibility of emergency alerts. The video (click the link below) provides an overview of efforts to improve the accessibility of emergency information distributed to the community in Hawaii. Please view the sign language video- Which is also captioned and has voiceover- to learn more about these efforts and how you can share your experiences during emergencies.

Please share your comments by email me at Peggy.Liang@doh.hawaii.gov; call me through VP: (808) 451-3709; or meet me in person before June 8th, 2018.