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.

May 16, 2024 Hearing Scheduled for Kaua‘i Water Use and Development Plan Update
Apr. 15, 2024 Community Meeting to Address Instream Flow Standards for Waikoloa
Oct. 23, 2023 A Hydrologists Primer on Interim Instream Flow Standards
Oct. 9, 2023 State Water Deputy Returns to Commission on Water Resource Management
Aug. 19, 2023 Interim Water Deputy Named
Aug. 16, 2023 DLNR Statement on Re-Assignment of Water Deputy