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New Traffic Signal at Kulanihakoi Street and Pi’ilani Highway possible next month

Temporary fix to facilitate construction of new school 5/18/2018 #kihei This morning at 9:30 AM several KCA directors assembled at our office to meet Robin Shishido, the new District Engineer for the the State Department of Transportation (DOT) for Maui County. He had reached out to us earlier this month suggesting we meet to discuss […]

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May 15 General Membership Meeting likely last at Kihei Charter Middle School

Four popular topics presented to a very engaged, but manini turnout 5/16/18 #kihei Last evening’s general membership meeting, likely the last after several years hosted at the Kihei Charter Middle School facility before they relocate “up the hill”, brought out about fifty Association and community members, including two new political candidates for both State offices […]

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UPDATE Shouldn’t the voters decide on their government?

UPDATE!  5/16/18 #Kihei   After listening to Monday’s (5/14) PIA meeting discussion, it is our conclusion that in a future meeting of this Council committee, this matter will be on the agenda later this month or early June. If we have this right, we express mahalo to Yuki Lei.  Thus you may want to modify to […]

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Kulanihakoi River Bridge proposal was discussed Monday 5/14/2018 in Council Chambers at IEM, but no firm conclusion yet

5/14/18 #kihei This afternoon, we participated at Chair Elle Cochran’s Infrastructure and Environmental Management (IEM) Council committee for item IEM-43 – our longstanding proposals and actions for a much less expensive yet improved action to replace the deteriorated box culvert in the Kulanihakoi river gulch. While the item examines the contract awarded to Wilson Okamoto Corporation […]

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The next action for the Kulanihakoi River Bridge proposal is Monday afternoon 5/14

5/10/18 #kihei After Maui News’ front page coverage last month of community proposals and actions for a much less expensive yet improved way to replace the deteriorated box culvert in the Kulanihakoi river gulch, we are preparing for the next step. This Monday afternoon at 1:30 PM in the Council’s eighth floor chambers, committee chair […]

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KCA PUBLIC MEETING THIS TUESDAY EVENING 5/15/2018 AT 6:30 PM

5/13/18 #kihei Is there any concerned citizen anywhere who is NOT aware that Tuesday at 6:30 PM is this month’s General Membership meeting? Well if you are that one guy, now you know too. The agenda includes the opportunity to learn about the County’s Kihei Transportation study; the latest on the bridge vs box culvert […]

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What’s UP? Kihei School Construction sure is!

5/5/18 #kihei So on Cinco de Mayo morning we took a look at the top of the R & T Park on Lipoa Parkway for the new Charter School : WOW! After groundbreaking on 12/30/16, http://gokihei.org/volunteer/a-new-school-breaks-ground-in-kihei-this-morning, look at us now. Many of the naysayers all last year    http://gokihei.org/volunteer/kihei-high-school-to-open-in-2018-it-sure-looks-like-this-one-will who forecast there was no way for […]

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MECO meeting regarding proposed detention basin at Maalaea

5/1/18 #kihei KCA wishes to express our appreciation to MECO for inviting us to this presentation, described as an informational meeting on a Maui Electric project at our power generation station in Ma‘alaea. The project involves the installation of a retention basin at the site and the project manager was to be sharing an overview […]

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KCA testifies on expected last day of Council Committee on 2019 budget

Committee OK’s some South Maui projects 4/27/18 #kihei #maui #budget KCA wishes to express our appreciation to the committee for approving some South Maui community needs. Granted, as we publish, the committee is still active, and nothing is official until the second and final hearing of the full committee expected next month. But when we […]

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ONELOA COALITION MONTHLY MEETING AT PWF

Strong showing by 17 participants shows success of the volunteer group’s concern       UPDATE 4/27/18.  HERE IS A LINK TO THE CURRENT MAKENA STATE PARK PLAN  https://www.dropbox.com/sh/tcilaz1qz9kfhl9/AADGrxkZg5r_sIW1m18Jb0A-a?dl=0 4/26/18 #kihei Last evening 17 members of the coalition assembled at the current regular meeting location in Maalaea, the Pacific Whale Foundation (PWF) classroom. The meeting […]

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