Hawaii News — Mayor Expresses Gratitude To The President For Federal Disaster Declaration

(Media release) Following is

Mayor Billy Kenoi statement on President Obama’s Hawaii Disaster Declaration:

“We want to thank President Obama, Governor Abercrombie, and all those who worked on this request for assistance to restore our public infrastructure following Tropical Storm Iselle,” said County of Hawai?i Mayor Billy Kenoi. “This federal assistance will help us to repair public facilities and mitigate future hazards. However, individual assistance for our residents and homeowners is also needed, and our team continues to work with the state on our appeal to convince FEMA to reconsider our request for individual assistance.”

2 replies
  1. joy cash
    joy cash says:

    I want to thank State Senator Ruderman for his tireless efforts during & following Iselle.
    I want to thank all our island’s residents who donated their time & resources to help in dozens of ways.

  2. NeighborWatch
    NeighborWatch says:

    I like to thank the pres. for ignoring the PEOPLE of the ‘state of his birth’ and making sure the STATE is fixed before people are helped. No surprise.

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