State Land Use Commission (LUC) agrees with KCA

  Viewing the last update on this ongoing saga called Pi’ilani Promenade, Mega Malls or Kaonoulu, you view the KCA letter submitted regarding the Draft Environmental Impact Statement on this controversial development in North Kihei. http://gokihei.org/news/now-this-is-an-update-on-piilani-promenade.   KCA Letter               Now we see the LUC has also requested that […]

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Oneloa Coaltion meeting on Makena State Park today

  Oneloa Coalition progressing with Panika Fishpond on July 21, 2014. With a meeting set up last May, the Oneloa Coalition (OC) continued showing valuable progress, Pacific Whale Foundation (PWF) will be signing the curator’s agreement with State Parks soon, so while they were available on Maui, the Coalition members met with four from State […]

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SKR DETOURS FROM KEONEKAI TO ALANUI KE ALI’I

Beginning this Monday, 7/21/14 just South of Keonekai Rd, the first of six phases of SKR improvement will have daytime detours of a single direction of traffic for rehabilitation of the roadway. Under contract facilitated by the County’s Department of Public Works (DPW), Maui Master Builders will begin the process. As seen in following pictures, […]

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Alliance of Maui Community Associations July, 14, 2014

At the usual Kaunoa Senior Center location, the Alliance monthly meeting had representation from several Associations and a few guests, Marge and Dale Bonar, and Mark Hyde, former KCA VP .discussing a variety of topics, including various types of local government which might “fit” Maui County, the ever-changing “circuit-breaker” segment of our property taxes for […]

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New Voices for elected office address KCA Membership

How often do we hear the refrain before an upcoming election from those dissatisfied with the current government say, “Vote them all out!” Will this help the situation if you are not welcoming someone who can do better? On Tuesday, 7/15/14 we offered our members and guests the opportunity to hear from “ the new […]

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Now this IS an Update on Pi’ilani Promenade

UPDATING THE UPDATE  7/16/14  The State Land Use Commission (LUC) has now posted the DEIS for Kaonoulu for the proposed Pi’ilani Promenade . SEE  http://luc.hawaii.gov/pending-petitions-2/boundary-amendments/a94-706-kauonoulu-ranch/a94-706-kaonoulu-ranch-deis/ Upon digesting the lengthy document, your Association found it severely lacking in many areas, and immediately so advised the State Office of Environment Quality in the following missive:       […]

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Downtown Kihei Project Takes Next BIG Step

On Tuesday, 8/12/14 at 9:00 AM,  Krausz Companies goes before the County Planning Commission to request a Kihei Makena Community Plan Amendment, a special management area (SMA) permit and a change in County zoning for this central Kihei project. KCA has had numerous meetings with Jay Krigsman and David Pyle of Krausz Companies this decade, […]

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Our Design Review Committee Reviewed Maalaea Project

UPDATE 7/3/14    Your Association hosted a small group of organizations to meet again with Spencer Homes guys concerning the same project. Maalaea Community Association (MCA) came to offer their comments in response to a presentation last month by Spenser, accompanied by Maui Tomorrow and Surfrider Foundation to offer input.           […]

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No Surprise; Council LUC Approves A & B 600 in No. Kihei

UPDATE 7/3/14- With no significant changes, the Land Use Committee of the County Council approved the necessary land use changes to to give A & B the OK to build 600 so called affordable homes, mostly condos, atop an already crowded congested Kaiwahine . Setting a condition for an exit to some vague possible future road […]

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Island-wide Litter Cleanup Proposed for July, 19, 2014

Malama Maui Nui (Community Work Day) announces annual “litter bugs me” campaign on Saturday, July 19 . The county supported non profit organization offers support to volunteer groups who wish to organize an area clean up by supplying materials to help facilitate these endeavors. If you have a neighborhood, club or other group interested, contact […]

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Meet some “first time” candidates from South Maui

While we can’t have all the primary election races covered, we are looking at three key offices and examining a number of issues of major concern to our community. We welcomed incumbents Sen. Roz Baker, Rep Kaniela Ing and Council-member Don Couch to last month’s meeting. Now on July 15, we will have the 3 […]

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An evening of learning at MOC at Maalaea

When KCA was founded more the fifty years ago, the plan called for area inclusion from Maalaea down to south of Makena, but over half a century of growth and change, many of these areas developed their own community associations and other organizations, such as the Maalaea Community Association (MCA). While we partner and cooperate […]

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KCA meets with “Downtown Kihei” Project Developers

  Your community association met with Jay Krigsman and David Pyle         of  Krausz Companies this morning (6/26/14) to continue the years long discussion about this Downtown Kihei project proposed along both sides of Pi’ikea, mauka of Liloa Dr.. The project has passed though a series of changes in planning by this […]

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