WHAT ELSE is happening around Kulanihakoi River Gulch?

6/21/17   Alpha continues the R-1 water line project. County DPW is exploring the work in the river gulch area as KCA files as RFS. ANOTHER UPDATE 6/17/17    #kihei We get more questions but have few answers about what is occurring in this “out of sight” (for most) area. What is clear is Alpha’s contracted […]

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Do you know what they are researching out there? Or is that even what is going on?

UPDATE  6/21/17  Nobody knows?  Here are two more pix taken today from North side of Kalama Park.           6/2017 #kihei Coconut Wireless says this ship seemingly anchored off the coast somewhere near Molokini is a research ship. Do you know if that is correct? Do you know what they are doing there? […]

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Two state officials who may be Maui Council Mayoral Candidates spoke to the Community Associations

6/20/17 #kihei Last evening current Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui and South Maui Representative Kaniela Ing each had nearly an hour to present, discuss and answer questions from about 30 guys from several Community Associations at the Alliance of Community Associations regular monthly meeting yesterday. (We dominated participation with three directors, two past officers as well […]

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Community Plan Update to commence in July, 2018 per Department Director Spence

Member Riki Hokama calls for repeal of County Code for General Plans and Community Plans! 6/15/17 # kihei Five community members (including KCA) submitted testimony to Chair Kelly King for the two items (PC 1 and 2) on the agenda this morning in her Planning Committee meeting. Three guys called in from Molokai to testify […]

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Update- more time allowed. Tell the State to Safeguard our Marine Water Quality and Condition

UPDATE 6/15/17   While the meeting date remain unchanged the cut off for comments has been extended from the original date of July 5 to SEPTEMBER 1, 2017, so a lot mote time allowed for comments. 6/4/17 #kihei *As you may know, the government agency responsible for the protection of our near-shoreline ocean water from pollution is the State […]

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Is this ”IF IT AIN’T BROKE, DON’T FIX IT?” especially at a cost of over half a million dollars?!!!

6/11/17 #kihei Think of all the County Parks you visit. Which one has the best lawn, best grass? Did you say Waipuilani Park in North Kihei? Many guys do. It is so well-kept that you may think it a private area because of the condition and the location: ocean front makai the Maui Sunset Condo […]

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Oneloa Coalition Meeting Thursday Afternoon

6/8/17 # kihei Coalition members from several organizations (including KCA) met this afternoon in Maalaea, primarily to see what is up next for the Paniaka Fishpond Restoration stakeholders project. Paniaka fish pond is in the southern section of Oneloa (Makena State Park – Big Beach). While the state government employees were the largest segment in the […]

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MPO TAC works on interim long-range transportation plan

6/8/2017 #kihei #mpo #planning The Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is responsible for prioritizing and planning transportation maintenance and improvements. Its Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) met for its monthly meeting today at the County Building and discussed, among other things, using the “Federal-Aid Highways 2035 Transportation Plan for the District of Maui” from July 2014 […]

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Kihei Drainage Plan – Will it resolve our flooding and runoff problems?

6/6/2017 #kihei The Maui Department of Public Works and Engineering Management (DPW) has at long last published a “pre-final report” for the “Kihei Drainage Master Plan, Waiakoa Gulch to Kilohana Drive”. The report is dated November 2016 but KCA received a copy on May 16, 2017 from DPW head David Goode during his presentation on […]

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Update 7/7/17 Next Court Hearing on Validity of Makena Resort’s EA 6/9/17

UPDATE  6/5/17  COURT HEARING RESCHEDULED TO JULY 7 2017 UPDATE  5/18/17– No we never saw report in Maui News, & not sure why, but so far seems we got report correct. The County Planning Commission agenda   http://www.co.maui.hi.us/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/22841  for 5/23/17 does say no testimony on Makena due to court action and announces meeting on topic will […]

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THE PANIAKA RESTORATION GOLF TOURNAMENT Sunday August 20 at Makena Golf

6/2/17 #kihei    KCA has been a member of the Oneloa Coalition since its inception back in 2009 (SEE http://gokihei.org/?s=Oneloa+coalition&submit=Search for some history). A few years back a proposal was offered to refresh the Paniaka fish pond in the southern section of Oneloa, or Makena State Park. Due to location and various laws and rules, you […]

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Update from our friends at GROW SOME GOOD

6/2/17 #kihei  Grow Some Good Providing Educational School Gardens on Maui   Students at Kihei Elementary School taste the veggie pizzas they made as part of their year-end Harvest Festival celebration.  In this Issue: Seeds of Summer Happening In the Gardens Volunteer With Grow Some Good Support Grow Some Good Seeds of Summer While our lessons […]

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Can you identify this sign?

6/12/17 #kihei.  Have you see this sign at a beach park in Kihei? We had an inquiry about some other island beaches looking for them, but we do not know the source. Do you know who we or they can contact to acquire some?  Let us know. Mahalo.

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