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Songdoc Jul 13th, 2020 01:51 PM

Hawaii's Quarantine Extended
 
Governor Ige just announced that the mandatory 14-day quarantine for anyone arriving in Hawaii (including returning residents) will be extended through the end of August.

The economy is being devastated, but with only (9) ICU beds on Kauai (where I live) they have to be exceptionally careful to not overwhelm the healthcare system. I wish I had an answer.

socaltraveler Jul 14th, 2020 06:50 AM

Sadness all around, but I think the governor had to do this. The onslaught of tourists would be devastating.

suze Jul 14th, 2020 08:44 AM

Smart move. I read about it yesterday on Trip Advisor. Some hotels are using the time to do work (Halekulani on Oahu just announced they are closed for remodeling thru spring of next year).

suze Jul 14th, 2020 01:31 PM

Oops, actually thru July 2021, for the Halekulani closure.

gshutch Jul 15th, 2020 02:07 PM

Wish I could drive the road to Hana in Maui!

Songdoc Jul 16th, 2020 01:31 PM

I believe the road to Hana re-opened yesterday.
Now, you just need to get too Maui. ;-)


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