Women In Need, the Kupa‘a Kaua‘i CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act program, and the County of Kaua‘i’s Housing Agency announced the implementation of a program that offers emergency rental, mortgage and child-care assistance.
KAPAIA – The public is advised that night construction work will be performed at the Wastewater Management Division’s Kapaia Sewage Pump Station (SPS), located at the intersection of Kuhio Highway and Ma‘alo Road.
LIHU‘E – Two men were recently arrested on Kaua‘i for violating Hawai‘i’s 14-day quarantine emergency rules pertaining to COVID-19. The quarantine requires that all trans-Pacific visitors and returning residents stay in an approved accommodation for 14 days, including having food delivered, except for emergency medical purposes.
Starting today, the County of Kaua‘i is offering kupuna hours at the Department of Finance Division of Motor Vehicle Registration and Driver Licensing in order to better serve residents ages 65 and over seeking both driver’s licensing and motor vehicle services.
LIHU‘E — After evaluating current stock, the 2020 Rainbow Trout Season will be open without a lottery at the Koke‘e Public Fishing Area on Kaua‘i. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources (DAR) had previously opened sessions via a lottery system. The season opened today continuing through September 30, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
HONOLULU — The Department of Health’s (DOH) Disease Outbreak Control Division (DOCD) reports an elderly Kaua‘i resident is the 22nd recorded COVID-19 death. This person died out of state, in Arizona, where he had been receiving treatment for several months for underlying medical conditions.