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Maui Wildfires: Recovery Costs Could Reach Half a Billion Dollars, Taxpayers Bear the Brunt

by Sonia Park
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Maui community of Lahaina burned by wildfire

The devastating wildfires that scorched Maui earlier this year continue to cast a long shadow, with Governor Josh Green now estimating the recovery effort could cost state taxpayers a staggering half-billion dollars over the next two years. This figure, announced on Monday, paints a stark picture of the financial consequences of the disaster and highlights the uncertainties that lie ahead.

The estimated cost encompasses a wide range of expenses, including debris removal, infrastructure repair, and rebuilding destroyed homes and businesses. However, a significant portion, $60 million, is earmarked for the newly established Ohana Recovery Fund. This fund aims to. . .

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