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East Hawaii Community Briefings Federal Disaster Dislocated Worker Grant Thursday, September 27, 2018

East Hawaii Community Briefings Federal Disaster Dislocated Worker Grant Thursday, September 27, 2018 Kayla Rosenfeld, Statewide Rapid Response Coordinator, will brief the Volcano, Pahoa and Hilo communities on opportunities through FREE employment relief through a US Department of Labor (USDOL) Disaster Dislocated Worker Grant (DWG). This program offers workforce funding to qualified Hawaii Island businesses […]

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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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Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) Meetings Announced

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will be holding its first round of statewide public informational meetings to discuss and solicit comments on the Draft Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) for Fiscal Year 2019-2022 (+2). Participation is encouraged as comments received will help to guide the finalization of the STIP. The meetings are […]

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Public Meetings re: Hawaii Environmental Rule Changes

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HIEDB is a proud community partner of VERGE Hawaii 2018 – Discounted Registration for Members and Affiliates

HIEDB is a proud community partner of VERGE Hawaii 2018.  Our members and affiliates receive a 10% discount on registration (code: VH18HIEDB)   VERGE Hawaii: Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit (June 12-14 in Honolulu, HI) is the platform for the systems-level thinking necessary to build the clean economy. Join more than 800 stakeholders — from […]

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Community Discussion on Electric Utility Ownership Models (Oct 9th and 10th)

The Hawaii legislature has directed the Department of Business, Economic Development & Tourism (DBEDT) to undertake a study on the future of utility ownership models on each island in Hawaii.  As a part of this study, London Economics International and Meister Consultants Group will be holding community meetings for residents to share their thoughts on […]

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Free Workshops – “Your Voice” in Hawai`i State Legislative Process

Free Workshops on Hawaii Island Make Your Voice Heard   Discover the Public’s Power in the State Legislative Process Learn how you can participate in one of the following free “Your Voice” workshops.   Kailua-Kona West Hawaii Civic Center-Community Hale Monday, September 11, 2017 6:00-7:00 pm   Waimea Thelma Parker Memorial Library Tuesday, September 12, […]

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HIEDB Co-Sponsoring Creative Lab Programs Open House – August 24th 2017

Aloha HIEDB Members and Affiliates You are Invited to a MEET AND GREET August 24, 2017 Come and find out about future Creative Lab Hawaii programs coming to Hawai`i Island in 2018. Representatives from the State of Hawaii, Creative Industries Division, the program’s Executive Director Michael Palmieri, and CLH Writers Immersive fellow Amy Bircher* and […]

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HIEDB 12th Annual Golf Tournament – Oct 27th 2017 – Hualalai at Four Seasons Resort

REGISTRATION – Annual Member and Guest Golf Tournament – Friday, October 27th 2017   Hawai`i Island Economic Development Board (HIEDB) and Hawai`i Leeward Planning Conference are once again teaming up to co-host our annual golf tournament held at the prestigious Nicklaus designed Hualālai Golf Course at the Four Seasons Resort Hualālai at Historic Ka‘ūpūlehu.    […]

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