Maui County Candidates explain why you should vote for them in many ways

9/24/16 Do we get the government we deserve? Why do so few in our County make decisions for all of us? We continue to wonder, but sure do not have the answer. It starts with voter registration, and so many among us won’t do so. Next is those who are registered to vote, but do […]

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Last week accepting questions for 10/18/16 candidate forum

UPDATE: 9/23/16  LAST WEEK TO SUBMIT QUESTIONS! 9/16/16 WOW, questions are pouring in. This is your opportunity We took all the input submitted for which candidates you favored to participate in the Oct 18 forum up to 9/1, and then extended invitations to those six candidates. Now that we have confirmation, we announce your choices. […]

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KCA Testifies in favor of NOAA proposed protection of our Spinner Dolphins, nai’a, on Thursday Evening

Sep 22, 2016. Contained within our vision statement are the words “enhancing and sustaining our…kai.” Following that directive, we supported a proposed restriction on swimming or approaching a spinner dolphin in near shore waters between Maui, Lanai & Kaoohalawe to prevent disturbance or harassment of these creatures. After a power point presentation by the NOAA […]

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Maui County MPO’s TAC initial meeting this Monday

9/21/16 Nearly five months since the new Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) inaugural policy board meeting, their Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) has announced their first meeting this Monday (9/26/16) at 10 AM Seemingly an organizational one to establish leadership, rules, tasks and feature topics under direction of the new MPO Executive Director Lauren Armstrong, it brings […]

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Maui County MPO Administrator announces initial actions this morning

UPDATE 9/20/16 **While we always encourage using our comments feature for your input so everyone can share in further discussion, some guys just rather call us, which is OK. So yes in spite what was implied in a Maui News article published this morning supposedly relaying information from Don Couch, HDOT Ford Fuchigami was not […]

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Administration announces FY 2018 Budget Community Meeting at KCC next Monday

9/16/16 The mayor’s office announced a regional budget  meeting at 5:30 PM on Monday 9/26/16 at the Community Center. This annual exercise is featured as a way for the community to offer input in the county’s multi million dollar budget running from 7/1/17-6/30/18, which will be offered to the County Council in the Spring.

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Council’s Planning Committee again looks at Maluaka Park’s required expansion on Tuesday.

9/18/16: When KCA was officially established nearly 56 years ago as the Kihei Community Association, it was to represent the “Kihei District”, which included Wailea and Makena. Over this more than half century the area has changed extensively, but our Association by-laws have not. So while the situation is much more complex we try to […]

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All Clear on Thurs.-SOUTH MAUI ADVISED TO BOIL WATER WEDNESDAY MORNING!!

UPDATE ADMINISTRATION GIVES KIHEI ALL CLEAR AT 2: 00 PM 9/15   SEE BELOW BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED FOR MOST CUSTOMERS Lahaina, Wailuku and Kahului residents asked to continue conserving water WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – Effective 2:00 p.m. today, Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, the County of Maui Department of Water Supply (DWS) has cancelled the […]

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WILL EVERYONE ON MAUI HAVE TO BUY AND INSTALL A BACK FLOW PREVENTER?

UPDATE    9/14/16. Committee voted unanimously to approve required back flow preventer (Elle Cochran was excused) 9/8/16  Committee announced back on for next week 9/14. 9:00 AM 8/30/16  UPDATE MEETING IS CANCELLED BY THE COUNCIL 8/27/16   You may have the answer Wednesday morning at Council.’s Water committee If you saw Chair Baisa’s Viewpoint Sunday morning […]

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WCA Conducts Candidate Forum Last Evening for one Council Race

9/13/16– While Waikapu is often ignored when their area residence Council seat is discussed- it is not just the Wailuku seat- they stepped up by having both new candidates answer questions at their quarterly Community Association http://waikapumaui.org/ meeting at the Waikapu Community Center beginning right at 7:00 PM on Monday (9/12/16) With no incumbent, the […]

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KCA Testifies at PIA Committee on one item this morning

Majority of testimony was on this single part and most were opposed. While the agenda listed just two items PIA 4(2) and PIA 3(2) most would agree the were up to twelve portions on which to testify. SEE: http://www.mauicounty.gov/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/21981 A few of the eight testifiers touched on a few items in the package but the […]

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A Varied Style of County Candidate Forum

This might be just for what some guys have been asking                 Mahalo to everyone who cast their vote for which candidates KCA should invite to our Oct 18 forum. (We will announce participants once we receive confirmation) Some kept it simple, either six names or three county […]

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Who’s KCA & for what do we stand?

Its all public information available to anyone interested. Several months ago we received contrasting opinions from guys when we attempted to hand them our card containing all our contact information. Within a single week we were advised KCA was anti development, and a few days later that KCA “was in bed with the developers.” Wow- […]

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