Drawing lessons from Hurricane Iniki in Kauai, September 1992.
There have been 10,448 new claims for unemployment in Maui County in the four weeks since the fires struck.
The road ahead.
We at UHERO share our community’s anguish over the devastating loss of lives, homes and businesses that has resulted from the catastrophic Maui wildfires. Our thoughts are with the people of the Lahaina area during these challenging times.
As we look ahead, we are committed to addressing the substantial impacts that have arisen. UHERO is actively engaged in assessing the recovery process and plans to offer its expertise to aid in the rebuilding efforts.
Let's come together in a spirit of healing, reflection, and unity.
Public Health Report:
Residents of Hawai‘i face the highest housing costs in the nation.
UHERO Forecast for the State of Hawaii
A national recession will weigh on Hawaii later this year, but local sources of
strength should keep our heads above water.
This year, the existence of HTA is at stake.
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