Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-12-05 22:33:00 –
Governor David Ige and US Senators Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) and Majie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii), US representatives Ed Case (D-Hawaii) and Kaiali’i Kahele (D-Hawaii) The joint statement released today calls on the Navy Secretary to immediately shut down operations at Red Hill following the contamination of drinking water at the joint base Pearl Harbor-Hawaii.
“Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Test results confirming drinking water pollution at Hickam show that the Navy is not effectively operating World War II era facilities and protects the health and safety of Hawaiians. It shows that we haven’t, “Governor Ige said in a statement. “We want the Navy to immediately stop operations at Red Hill while confronting and bailing out this crisis.”
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