Feeling relatively safe for a few reasons

As the planet battles the COVID-19 pandemic, we here on Kaua‘i can feel relatively safe for a few reasons. First and foremost, our primary safety barrier is the Pacific Ocean moat that surrounds us, guaranteeing a wide social-distancing area between us and other large land masses. What has helped to keep us safe has been the swift and decisive action taken by our mayor, Derek Kawakami.