Author: Mike Moran

THIS MORNING!! One time free assorted medical care to be offered again this summer in Kihei

8/11/18  TODAY is first day After five years, military action team Tropicare will be back at St Teresa’s in central Kihei UPDATE 7/29/18. When we broke this news about 1 1/2 months ago, we advised updates. So here is a detailed report  in today’s Maui News. July 29, 2018  Program to provide free medical, dental, vision care in August Tropic Care is a military readiness training program LOCAL NEWS JUL 29, 2018 A U.S. military training program will be offering free medical, dental and vision services as part of Tropic Care 2018 on Maui, Molokai and Lanai next month. Tropic...

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Why Can’t We Achieve Safe Bicycling in South Maui?

Does Bike Path Delayed Mean Bike Path Denied?  In This Case, It Seems So.                            8/04/18 #kihei There are a few designated locations for bicycling. The most familiar is the “bike lane”, which generally is marked off by a white line painted on the right side of a roadway in the shoulder area of the lane or road. Sometimes there is signage. Cyclists should stay on the right side of the white line and travel in the same direction as motor vehicles. There is another term for...

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NO LEFT TURN coming soon to Welakahao Maui News report

3/26/18 #kihei  Maui News report today  Work to close ‘tricky’ left-hand turn in Kihei to begin Monday Van driver’s left turn onto Piilani Highway led to a double-fatal crash   JUL 26, 2018 MELISSA TANJI Staff Writer mtanji@mauinews.com A handmade sign warns drivers on Welakahao Street of the dangers of turning left onto busy Piilani Highway in this photo Tuesday afternoon. The sign was put up following a double fatality last Friday at the intersection. The state apparently is taking the sign maker’s advice and plans to begin work Monday to shut down the left-hand turn from Welakahao Road...

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Sand removal- the good, needed kind- on SKR

  7/26/18 #kihei If you ever drive, bike, walk, run, push a stroller, skateboard or move along on the northern portion of South Kihei Road (SKR) you know about the wind-blown sand on the roadway. It happens continuously and is unstoppable. It can be annoying and it can be dangerous, so the County Department of Public Works (DPW) sends out a crew on occasion to remove it from the road surface. Yes, it means a lane closure and alternate routes and backups, and we had it all this morning, but if the winds cooperate, it will be clear for a...

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ACTUAL preparation work on high school underway in Kihei

7/25/18 #kihei Yes. It really has finally begun. We see actual equipment and workers at the site of the State Department of Education (DOE) high school!! If you are not familiar with the Kihei high school project, or perhaps since it has been going on for so long, you forgot all about it, see http://gokihei.org/?s=Kihei+High+School for some history. What is next? In the past, the State Land Use Commission (LUC) placed a condition on the project requiring a safe pedestrian underpass or overpass (under is mo’ betta!).   Look for a LUC hearing probably in September as the DOE may try to...

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Next Community Meeting

September 18, 2018

6:30 To 8:00 at Saint Theresa Church at 25 West Lipoa Street.

We will be continuing our forums with election candidates for our area. Come hear what they stand for, ask questions, be an enlightened voter!

Membership not required but encouraged, as are donations for Food Bank.

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KCA NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT TO SHAPE OUR FUTURE! JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!
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Check out Dick Mayer's presentation on development planned for South Maui on this page.

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