LIHU‘E — Mayor Derek Kawakami signed a fifth supplementary emergency proclamation Friday in order to provide for the health, safety and welfare of the people of Kaua‘i from the potential spread of the novel coronavirus.
The proclamation was issued in coordination with the Governor’s Office and other counties.
The proclamation authorizes the County of Kaua‘i to take immediate action to mitigate the potential impacts of COVID-19. It allows the county to be proactive in establishing a plan for officials to mobilize resources if and when needed.
The disaster-emergency-relief period shall continue until terminated in 60 days or by a separate proclamation, whichever comes first.
To view the proclamation, see kauai.gov/COVID-19.
For more information and to sign up for daily updates from the state Department of Health relating to current COVID-19 information, visit hawaiicovid19.com.