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Coronavirus in Hawaii

Honolulu Cancels Meetings And Travel, Considers Disaster Funding Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Cancels Meetings And Travel, Considers Disaster Funding

The mayor wants the power to tap into rainy day funds to respond to the coronavirus.

Honolulu: Virus Outbreak Is No Excuse To Not Pay Your Property Tax Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu: Virus Outbreak Is No Excuse To Not Pay Your Property Tax

Property owners who don’t pay could lose their homes to foreclosure, the city’s budget director says.

Keeping Hawaii’s Homeless Safe From Coronavirus Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Keeping Hawaii’s Homeless Safe From Coronavirus

Without housing to self-quarantine in, the homeless population is at greater risk of contracting COVID-19 and dying from it.

Can Hawaii’s Construction Industry Make Up For Slumping Tourism? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Can Hawaii’s Construction Industry Make Up For Slumping Tourism?

A task force on COVID-19 floated ideas to boost the state economy through an outbreak.

Coronavirus Q&A: Are We Banning Cruise Ships? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Coronavirus Q&A: Are We Banning Cruise Ships?

A Canadian doctor who traveled to Hawaii is infected, and school trips have been canceled. Meanwhile, readers are wondering why cruise ships are docking in Hawaii waters and how long the coronavirus can last on surfaces.

Answers To Your Questions About Coronavirus In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Answers To Your Questions About Coronavirus In Hawaii

Civil Beat responds to reader concerns about testing for COVID-19 and who to call for the latest information.

Health Beat: Don’t Repeat My Mistake By Going To Work Sick Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Health Beat: Don’t Repeat My Mistake By Going To Work Sick

Do the right thing in containing COVID-19 by refraining from work, public events and travel when sick.

Economists: Hawaii Visitor Spending Will Drop 10% From Coronavirus Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Economists: Hawaii Visitor Spending Will Drop 10% From Coronavirus

The latest report from UH economists says a more prolonged spread of the virus means greater economic tolls.

Have A Question About Coronavirus? We’ll Try To Answer It Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Have A Question About Coronavirus? We’ll Try To Answer It

Civil Beat would like to help answer some of your most pressing questions about the virus and find out steps people are taking to protect themselves.

Coronavirus in Hawaii