Governor Ige rescinds emergency proclamation at Maunakea

August 1, 2019 | Maui Now

Governor David Ige today rescinded the emergency proclamation that he had issued for Maunakea on July 17th, noting that there are no immediate plans to move heavy equipment atop the mountain and there are two hurricanes being tracked in the Pacific.

Department of Land and Natural Resources chair Suzanne Case said the revised deadline to initiate construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope project is Sept. 26, 2021. 

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