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County to Hold Tsunami Training Exercise

April 25, 2017, 9:00 AM HST
* Updated April 25, 9:02 AM
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The County of Hawaii Departments of Public Works, Parks and Recreation, and Civil Defense, in partnership with State Highways and the Hawaii Island Safety and Security Professional Association, will conduct an islandwide training exercise to prepare for tsunami emergency response.

The exercise will take place on Wednesday, April 26, and Friday, April 28, from 9 to 11 a.m. each day.

No road closures or traffic delays are anticipated during the exercise.

You may notice field personnel at intersections along coastal roadways.

For more information,  contact Department of Public Works Information and Education Specialist Barett Otani at (808) 961-8787.

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