On Monday, August 23rd, Hawaii’s governor held a press conference to address the state’s increase in COVID-19 cases. He states that it’s a risky time to travel right now. He is asking visitors and residents to reduce travel to Hawaii to essential business only. You can watch the replay of the press conference:
The island mayors are considering measures to reduce the spread. For example on Oahu, event gatherings are to be limited to 10 persons indoors and 25 persons outdoors. The mayor of Hawaii (Big) Island is considering closing beaches. We’ll be watching for further news on these issues.