Tsunami Emergency Response Exercise Planned

An island-wide training exercise to prepare for tsunami emergency response will be conducted by the County of Hawai`i Departments of Public Works, Parks and Recreation, and Civil Defense, in partnership with State Highways and the Hawai`i Island Safety and Security Professional Association this week.

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

No road closures or traffic delays are anticipated during the exercise. You may notice field personnel at intersections along coastal roadways.