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DECISION 2018 HIEDB joins other Hawaii Island Organizations to present education forum on Constitutional Amendment

DECISION 2018 As discussed at our members’ meeting on August 3rd, an important decision will be made by voters this November that, if passed, will amend Hawai‘i State’s Constitution.  The ballot question reads, “Shall the legislature be authorized to establish, as provided by law, a surcharge on investment real property to be used to support […]

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HIEDB Membership and Installation Meeting and Luncheon – Friday, August 3rd 2018

HIEDB Membership and Installation Meeting and Luncheon Friday, August 3rd 2018 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. `Imiloa Astronomy Center Call 935-2180 for more information and registration KEYNOTE SPEAKER Herbert Thweatt U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration  EDA’s Role in Disaster Recovery  and Supplemental Funding Opportunities    

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Ka Malu Aloha (Shelter of Aloha) – Hawai`i County Police Memorial

HIEDB is proud to be the fiscal administrator for this project.  Ka Malu Aloha – the Hawai`i County Police Memorial which was unveiled and dedicated on Monday, May 16th on the grounds of the Hilo Police Station and bears plaques honoring Hawai`i Police Department officers who have fallen in the line of duty. Mahalo to […]

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TMT Will Advance Humankind’s Understanding of Our Universe

The following was published in West Hawaii Today and is the viewpoint of Barry Taniguchi, a Director on the Governing Board of the Hawaii Island Economic Development Board. Published February 9, 2014 – 1:02am Barry Taniguchi | Viewpoint My involvement with Mauna Kea has been an extended journey, from small-kid time seeing Hilo’s majestic backdrop […]

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HIEDB – 30 Years of Service to Hawai`i Island

MAHALO to all who joined us at HIEDB’s Annual Meeting and 30th Anniversary Luncheon on Wed, Feb 19th at Nani Mau Gardens & Restaurant. Special Mahalo to Keynote Speaker: Rick Blangiardi, Hawai`i News Now

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