Latest information on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) from the County of Hawaiʻi Civil Defense Agency:
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Reopening After COVID-19
For information and guidance related to reopening your business see R&D's new Reopening Guidance page.
COVID-19 Relief for Businesses
For information on assistance available for businesses see R&Dʻs COVID-19 Relief for Business Webpage.
County of Hawaiʻi Climate Action Plan
The first draft of the County of Hawaiʻi Climate Action Plan is available for review.
New Report - Real Estate Development Opportunities and Challenges in Hawaiʻi County
County of Hawaiʻi CARES Act Funding
Business Impact of COVID-19 Follow-Up Survey