Author: Mike Moran

WHO REALLY WANTS SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOLS? If YOU do, say so now!

                Public Hearing at 9:30 AM Wednesday, April 3rd at the MACC. Testify in person or via email soon( see clear instructions at end of this post ). 3/31/19 #kihei How often do you hear that phrase “Safe Routes To Schools”?  Having safe routes on which to travel to a school seems like a pretty basic expectation in a community. A guarded, sheltered, or shielded space that is protected from risk when traveling between home and a place of education is unquestionable. The phrase may usually refer to children, but also includes...

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KCA Quarterly Meeting with our Legislator Has Expanded in 2019

3/26/19 #kihei Yesterday morning, we had the opportunity to assemble at our Kihei office to talk story with our South Maui State Representative, Tina Wildberger, for what is planned to be regular quarterly meetings with her. This first quarter is the most challenging for her with the legislature in session at the capitol on Oahu. Departing the meeting, she was quickly heading to catch a flight so she could participate in voting there. However, she took the time to update us on some matters and take all the questions we offered while reminding us that her office staff was always...

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THIS IS A REPLACEMENT TAX NOT AN ADDITIONAL ONE ON YOUR VEHICLE

UPDATE 3/27/19 Last evening at Baldwin H S in Wailuku, the State DOT offered an education forum on this Road Usage Charge (RUC) demonstration project to about 25 residents. A power point presentation was offered by the project manager Scot Urada, who afterward answered community questions and accepted comment which was recorded as part of the process.                                                                                    ...

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LOOKS LIKE APRIL 9—South Kihei Housing Project Set To Go Before the County’s Planning Commission

UPDATE  3/22/19  All indications are this housing project centered at NE corner of Welakahao and SKR will be on Maui planning Commission agenda of April 9 at 9:00 AM 11/8/18 #kihei   Just past 6:30 PM, Jordan Hart kicked off the meeting offering a slide presentation to about forty attendees. It appeared that most of those present were residents from the area surrounding the project, and who may have received the required mail notification to residents who live within 500′ of the proposed development. One of the prominent concerns seemed to be the impact on vehicular traffic on Welakahao, and...

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Expect WORSE traffic in North kihei starting Monday!

UPDATE 3/22/19 So just when road improvements of SKR are pau for now, and many of the E-W roads are coming back smoother, here comes major work on the highway with proposed lane closures from Kaonoulu to Waipuilani for at least two weeks including Saturdays. If you have to be on the road, plan to leave early and be patient. UPDATE 2/25/19  This morning the area along SKR  near Kaonoulu, where construction of the time- share project at the site of the old Maui Lu Resort squeezes width of Kaonoulu, SKR is reduced to a single lane of alternating...

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Next Community Meeting

May 21, 2019

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


KCA welcomes Amanda Cording to update us on the alternative plan she is working on for the South Maui Drainage Plan, offering a Low Impact Design instead of additional concrete culverts and stream diversions.


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