News Releases

From time to time, the Commission will issue news releases via the Department of Land and Natural Resources’ (DLNR) Public Information Office (PIO) to announce noteworthy events and achievements, and to raise awareness of specific water-related issues. The news releases that appear below are specific to the Commission. To view past news releases for the Commission, go to the Archive section of the Commission Meetings page. For information about other press releases related to DLNR, please contact the PIO by calling (808) 587-0320.

Aug. 11, 2015 Jeffrey Pearson Confirmed By Water Commission As Deputy/Ceo
Aug. 3, 2015 ʻĪao Stream Interim Instream Flow Suspension for Maintenance Activities in August
Oct. 29, 2014 Instream Measurements Continue on Maui: Na Wai Eha Stream Monitoring Update
Jul. 28, 2014 State Commission on Water Resource Management Seeking Nominations
Jul. 28, 2014 Hawaii Energy, DLNR Release Two New Handbooks to Encourage Water Conservation and Greater Energy Efficiency
Apr. 21, 2014 Maui Parties Reach Agreement in Na Wai ‘Eha Amended Interim Instream Flow Water Case (View the Commission’s Order, the Hearing Officer’s Recommendation, and the Parties’ Stipulation)
Mar. 17, 2014 Na Wai Eha Contested Case Hearing Postponed Until Further Notice
Mar. 10, 2014 Na Wai Eha Contested Case Hearing Postponed to March 17
Feb. 28, 2014 Nominating Committee to Review Water Commission Applicants