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OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Media Advisory — Hurricane Douglas Briefing

Posted on Jul 24, 2020 in Latest Department News, Office of the Governor Press Releases


July 24, 2020

WHAT:          Governor’s Media Briefing

WHEN:          Friday, July 24, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.

WHERE:        State Capitol, Office of the Governor’s Ceremonial Room

WHO:            ·          Governor David Ige (Hurricane Douglas)

  • Mayor Michael Victorino, Maui County
  • Luke Meyers, Administrator, Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency
  • John Bravender, Warning Coordination Meteorologist, National Weather Service

DETAILS:       Media questions are now taken through ZOOM, on audio only, to allow reporters to ask their own questions. Please RSVP to [email protected] and include your name and news organization. A Zoom link, password and instructions will be sent to the email address from which you RSVP at least 30 minutes prior to the news conference. THE RSVP closes today at 12:30 p.m. There will be an audio test at 1:15 p.m. for participating reporters.

Pool cameras are allowed at the State Capitol, though the parking garage remains closed except to authorized entry. We will need the first and last name of pool camera/live unit operators by noon. Please send names to [email protected] and [email protected]. Entry to the Capitol requires identification, masks, and a pre-entry thermal screening. Physical distancing is also required. One television pool photographer is permitted in the governor’s ceremonial room for the media briefing. All media must sign in upon arrival at the governor’s office (sign-in sheet on round table in reception area).

This news briefing will be live streamed on the Governor’s Facebook page: 

Media Contact:

Jodi Leong
Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary
Office of the Governor
Office: 808-586-0043
[email protected]

Cindy McMillan
Communications Director
Office of the Governor
Office: 808-586-0012
[email protected]