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of Waialua and Haleiwa Outdoor Siren Warning Systems
The City’s Department of Emergency Management will test the public address voice capability of two outdoor warning siren systems on Friday, April 3, 2009 from 11:00 AM to Noon.
· Waialua at
· Haleiwa at the corner of
This is the second test in a series of tests being conducted to further analyze the effective range of the voice capability of the Waialua and Haleiwa systems. This new equipment is designed to transmit voice messages from the City’s
DEM Disaster Reserve Volunteers as well as community members will assist by monitoring this test from various locations in Waialua and Haleiwa.
Residents and businesses in the surrounding communities may hear a series of chimes, followed by public address voice messages during the testing period.
Hawaii State Civil Defense funds the purchase and installation of these sirens. Once installed, they are released to the City for monthly testing and emergency activation.
John M. Cummings III
Public Information Officer
(808) 723-8957 Office