ALLIANCE OF MAUI COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS LOOKS AT MEDICARE FOR ALL

“Everybody In, Nobody Out” Improved Medicare For All – Dr. Leslie Gise 10/16/17 #kihei With a weak turnout of just eleven, our three directors of course led the way with solid representation, which included the Kula, Pukalani and Haiku Associations, at this month’s meeting of the Alliance of Maui Community Associations. Dr Leslie Gise, a […]

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County Council begins process to ban reef killing chemicals in care products

KCA has been all over this issue going back to last year, and hopes County legislators succeed where State failed 10/16/17 #kihei Elle Cochran leads the environmental way with her IED committee once again this afternoon with a proposed bill that would ban any product (mostly sunscreen) that contained Oxybenzone and Octinoxate. Countless testifiers, including […]

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A TEMPORARY 0.5% GE TAX SURCHARGE FOR TRANSPORTATION ON MAUI?

10/15/17 #kihei Most people on Maui seem to agree that we need better transportation infrastructure. When looking at motor vehicle transportation, who does not see the challenge getting over the Pali to the westside? If you head to the North shore, the chokepoint at Paia grows worse each year. In our region how long must […]

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Happening At The Top of Lipoa

Still intense grading activity for the Kihei Charter High School New vats, more beer at Maui Brewing Company

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Parks & Rec schedule second public meeting at Kenolio

Get the facts and be part of the solution! 10/11/17 #kihei The County Parks and Recreation Department has announced that the next round of community open houses for the Maui County Parks District Plans will be held this month, and the South Maui one is set for 5:00 PM on Friday, October 27 at the […]

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MCPC gives unanimous approval to Honuaula Request

KCA submitted testimony on two items 10/10/17 #kihei Brief Examination Of Honuaula Affordable Housing Move By Bare Quorum Of Five Commissioners In the county Planning Department conference room this morning, we submitted testimony to the planning commission on two items. The first was ITEM D, 2 HONUAULA PARTNERS requested amendment on location of required workforce […]

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SOUTH KIHEI ROAD RESURFACING STARTS THIS MONDAY (10/16/17)-

UPDATE-10/10/17  It’s on again. With a big mahalo to Maui Kupono Builders for the consistent flow of information, we alert you that  the pavement reconstruction work on SKR is set to commence this Monday, 10/16/17.  (BTW, you can blame the Maui County Fair for the delay. Remember this project is to be done at night, […]

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UPDATE: Construction beginning soon*** MECO fence going up, just after years of the Sarofim Mall fence finally came down

UPDATE 10/10/17  THE FOLLOWING PRESS RELEASE WAS ISSUED BY MECO TODAY REGARDING CONSTRUCTION OF THE SUBSTATION IN NORTH KIHEI CONTACT: Shayna Decker, 808-871-2339 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE shayna.decker@mauielectric.com Maui Electric to start construction of new Ka‘ono‘ulu Substation KAHULUI, Oct. 10, 2017 – Maui Electric Company will begin construction this month of the Ka‘ono‘ulu Substation on the […]

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Are You Concerned About Homelessness in Kihei? Then be there on OCT 30!

“There” is the Kihei Community Center and the time is 5:30 PM 10/4/17 # kihei OK, you missed the first meeting last month, so here is the second opportunity. The money to be discussed can only be spent in our region, and it is our understanding that the main purpose of these meetings is to seek community […]

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Help publish the Maui Ocean Water Quality study!

Researchers Neil Rhoads and Mailea Miller-Pierce are almost done with their analysis of DoH water samples around Maui’s coastline going back decades. This work was financed by contributions from many individuals and organizations, including KCA, and by the Office of Economic Development. Some of the conclusions of the study were presented at the latest KCA […]

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ARAKAWA ADMINISTRATION BUDGET FOR FY 2019 MEETING IN KIHEI 10/3/2017

Is there any hope for South Maui getting a fair share in the County Budget? Based on history, seems unlikely.     10/3/17 #kihei Each Fall, the county administration travels the county for a series of public meetings concerning the next fiscal year county budget and accepts public input. It is all about the numbers. […]

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Maui Bus Kihei Villager (Route 15) schedule change starts Tuesday

10/1/17 #kihei Do you ride the Maui Bus? Do you know we have two routes running in Kihei? The Kihei Villager runs from the Pi’ilani Village shopping center (Safeway +) on Lipoa to Maalaea, starting before 6:00 AM until almost 9:00 PM, once per hour, SEE schedule at    https://www.mauicounty.gov/DocumentCenter/Home/View/4353.  A series of signs have […]

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Email the Mayor – No Stop Light or Culvert!

Email the County See our proposed letter to Mayor Arakawa concerning the County’s plans to add a traffic light, a concrete culvert, and a temporary detour bridge on South Kihei Road in the vicinity of Kaonoulu Street and Kulanihakoi Gulch, then take action by clicking the button above!

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