City to open disaster recovery centers on Oahu this week

Published: Apr. 20, 2018 at 3:44 PM HST|Updated: Apr. 22, 2018 at 1:16 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The city is opening two disaster recovery centers on Oahu to help flood victims get help.

The center in east Honolulu and Waimanalo will offer services and information to those who sustained property damage during last weekend's torrential rains and widespread flooding.

Here's a look at when the centers will be open and where they'll be:

  • Monday and Wednesday, from noon to 8 p.m.: Waimanalo District Park
  • Tuesday and Thursday, from noon to 8 p.m.: Koko Head District Park

The centers will include representatives from the city, state, Red Cross and other non-government agencies.

Here's a full list of organizations offering services:

City and County of Honolulu

Department of Emergency Management
650 South King Street
Honolulu, Hawai'i 96813
(808) 723-8960 Fax (808) 524-3439

Emergency Management Coordination

Budget and Fiscal Services Department
33 S. King Street, #101
Honolulu, Hawai'i 96813
(808) 768-3799

Real property tax remission

Department of Community Services
925 Dillingham Boulevard, Suite 200
Honolulu, Hawai'i 96817
Phone: (808) 768-7762 FAX: (808) 768-7792

Low Interest Disaster Rehabilitation Loans

Department of Planning and Permitting
650 S. King Street
Honolulu, Hawai'i 96813
(808) 768-8220 Fax (808) 527-6743

Disaster Related Permit Fee Waivers

State of Hawaiii

State Department of Land and Natural Resources
National Flood Insurance Program (DLNR NFIP)

1151 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, Hawai'i. 96813
(808) 587-0400

 State Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs Office of Consumer Protection (DCCA OCP)
335 Merchant Street, Honolulu, Hawai'i 96813
(808) 587-3222

Guidance to file insurance claims and general insurance questions

State of Hawai'i – Hawai'i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA)
3949 Diamond Head Road, Honolulu, Hawai'i 96816
(808) 733-4300

Emergency Management Coordination 

State of Hawaii
Hawaii Department of Agriculture

1428 South King Street        
Honolulu, Hawai'i 96814

Agricultural Loans 

University of Hawaii at Manoa
College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources

Office of the Associate Dean and Associate Director for Cooperative Extension Service
3050 Maile Way, Gilmore 203B

Crop production expertise 

Non-Government Organizations

American Red Cross Hawai'i State Chapter
4155 Diamond Head Road
Honolulu, Hawai'i 96816
(808) 734-2101

Emergency Supply Distribution and Recovery Information
Aina Haina
 Prepared (AHP) (Koko Head DRC only)
Manual labor cleaning, scrubbing, moving furniture on property.

General Contractors Association of Hawai'i (GCA)
1065 Ahua Street
Honolulu, Hawai'i 96819
Phone number (808) 833-1681

Building Industry Association of Hawai'i (BIA)
94-487 Akoki Street, Waipahu, Hawai'i 96797
(808) 847-4666

Hawaii Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (Hawaii VOAD)

Manual labor to remove mud from interior and exterior of homes, transportation of large debris to C&C roll offs, mold remediation, emotional support

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