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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2006
The Oahu Civil Defense Agency, police and other City agencies are making preparations for evacuating flood-prone
Officials are monitoring the
In addition, authorities on the other side of
Oahu Civil Defense Administrator Bill Balfour said, “The National Weather Service expects heavy showers on
Mayor Mufi Hannemann said, “With last week’s heavy rains, some portions of the island are so saturated, flooding could occur. Everyone should take precautions and stay alert for weather updates until this system has passed.”
The mayor noted that the weather service is warning that intense showers could fall over any portion of
Last night, Oahu Civil Defense volunteers and City police and firefighters helped residents of several Hauula homes evacuate last night when heavy rains pelted Windward Oahu.
The Emergency Services Department has deployed it disaster response conference trailer to
The Oahu Civil Defense Agency’s emergency operations center was activated yesterday and remains operational today.
John Cummings III, OCDA, 523-4121
Mark Matsunaga, 527-5767
|Thursday, March 09, 2006|