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DEADLINE 8/31/15!! September 13 General Membership meeting is a PARTY!

UPDATE 8/27/15   I just got back and heard there is a party in September. Am I invited?   KCA:  How long have you been away? The deadline is this Monday, 8/31!!!  two “evites” (email invitations) were sent out to all KCA members in good standing, with RSVP, so that is how the eligible list […]

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STATE REQUESTS PUBLIC COMMENTS ON CANE BURNING by 8/29/15

UPDATE 8/17/15  KCA submitted our comments today. Have you spoken up? Time is up on 8/29/15  See below  The information of what we stated will soon be available as another Position Paper on this topic , as soon as volunteers can get this chore accomplished. It will join posted topics now available  concerning water, storm […]

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PUC Listening Session of Maui 9/4/15 re NextEra at 6:00 PM

The State Public Utility Commission (PUC) has announced a public listening session to accept comments regarding “ Dkt. 2015-0022; Hawaiian Electric Companies and NextEra; Public Listening Session” at Lihikai Elementary School Cafeteria; 335 S. Papa Avenue, Kahului for Friday evening beginning at 6:00 PM and running to 9:00 (if necessary to hear all testifiers). We […]

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Is the short segment of NSCR set to begin construction

For several years the residents of Kamau’u have voiced their displeasure being forcibly limited in an emergency escape route to driving toward the ocean to reach a way out on SKR. It was a campaign issue in the upcoming mayoral election back in 2010. But finally there is funding in the budget to open the dead end […]

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When it rains, it pours

While this month that has been a literal truth, here we are using it the figurative sense. Recently, we alerted you that several road projects were upcoming in Kihei, SEE http://gokihei.org/news/maui-county-road-repairs-this-week-in-kihei     Kanani just makai of P Hwy was repaved, as was Kaiola, just South of Ohukai. But, here is the figurative “pouring” Same day […]

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Public meeting offered by Victory on Nani Loa development in SEP

NOTE– Victory today filed with the Planning Department for A Special Management Area (SMA) permit for this plot of land Mark you calendars for Friday September 16 at 6:00 PM when the developer of the proposed Condo project off SKR on a “flag lot” across from Kam III beach park will host a open community […]

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PLANNING COMMITTEE ASKS STATE- RECEIVES QUICK POSITIVE REPLY

KCA Committee Chair Hecht contacted the DLNR about a newly erected fence makai of Makena Rd at the Ahihi-Kina’u Reserve, and not only did they respond quickly, a team of three came to the next meeting to explain the need for the fence, with lots of additional information. Dr. Fern Duvall , Casey Stewman , and […]

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DRC examines new Central Kïhei Project this week.

8/21/15 : Seeing presentation at its proposed location offered good perspective to committee members who participated on Thursday Our Design Review Committee (DRC) was sitting in the middle of a garden Thursday morning listening to owner Mike Farina and his architect August Percha present their concepts on developing South Maui Gardens on Auhana in a […]

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KCA joins other concerned groups to meet with Bob Carroll

8/13/15 Yesterday morning two of your directors joined with two from Maalaea Community Association and two from Maui Tomorrow to express our views to Councilman Bob Carroll, chair of the Land Use Committee (LUC), to inform him of our comments for the Draft Environmental Assessment (DEA) for the Maalaea Plantation Project, the latest attempt by […]

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MAUI COUNTY BUDGET UPCOMING ONCE AGAIN

  8/22/15   Yes, government spending taxpayers’ $4000 ++ per resident is important. The Maui County fiscal year budget runs from July 1 to June 30 of the following year. The current 2016 FY budget is over $620 Million. So we are in the beginning stages of the new budget here in August. But get […]

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DRC examines new Central Kïhei Project this week

8/21/15 : Seeing presentation at its proposed location offered good perspective to committee members who participated on Thursday Our Design Review Committee (DRC) was sitting in the middle of a garden Thursday morning listening to owner Mike Farina and his architect August Percha present their concepts on developing South Maui Gardens on Auhana in a […]

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County Planning Commission again examined the Ohukai/P Hwy traffic project

8/11/15  UPDATE  HDOT do not show up…Commission acts to take all possible actions to insure pedestrian safety at busy intersection. Once again we testified for action to have this new (completed?) intersection renovation made safe for pedestrians and bicyclists, and the Commission heard and agrees. They have called for HDOT response once again  at Sep […]

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FACEBOOK revitalized by KCA NOW!

The following in a overhear conversion (simcon*) recently at Kamaole Park III in Kihei. My friend told me I should check out this KCA, what’s it, Kihei Community Association?, so I went Facebook an it is way out of date. Whoa, you better check it out again, dude; they are all over it NO way […]

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