Governor extends emergency proclamation for Kauai flooding

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Gov. David Ige issued a sixth supplementary proclamation for Kauai County, which continues to recover from severe flooding and damage caused by heavy rains in April 2018.

The supplementary proclamation will continue to provide relief for disaster damages, losses and suffering, while also protecting the health, safety and welfare of the people of Kauai.

Gov. Ige issued the first emergency proclamation on April 15, 2018, a supplementary proclamation on April 18, and a second proclamation on June 17. Acting Gov. Doug Chin issued the third supplementary proclamation on Aug. 16, and Gov. Ige signed the fourth and fifth supplementary proclamations on Oct. 15 and Dec. 14, 2018, respectively.

The sixth supplementary emergency proclamation extends the disaster emergency relief period until April 13, 2019.

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