A state worker admitted to mixing government work with his second job, the Hawaii State Ethics Commission said.
Less than 10% of the money has been handed out in the past three months due to onerous application requirements and concerns about fraud.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell says he doesn’t want to wait any longer for the state to hire more contact tracers.
The federal government is providing up to 5,000 free COVID-19 tests per day for the next two weeks.
The candidates for Honolulu prosecutor sparred in a debate on Monday.
Epidemiologists say keeping beaches, parks and hiking trails shut down without justification could backfire, driving people indoors and increasing distrust in government at a critical time.
The woman reported that an HPD officer assaulted her, destroyed her phone and harassed her.
One vacancy remains on the commission charged with providing oversight of the Honolulu Police Department.