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Update on Ocean Water Quality Study

Microbial indicators of marine recreational water quality in Maui, Hawai`i: Assessing waterbody impairment in relation to known pollution sources Neil Rhoads and Mailea Miller-Pierce, PhD. May 28, 2016 #kihei #maui #ocean #waterquality We are the authors of a scientific paper examining the negative effects of On Site Disposal Systems (OSDS) – cesspools and septic tanks […]

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2 1/2 Months To Finish New Kihei Charter School

May 22, 2018  #kihei #charterschool Chief Orchestrator Gene Zarro treated us to a tour of the rapidly developing new campus of the Kihei Charter School at the top of Lipoa. Amazing that so much can happen so quickly and with such coordination in our little town, and especially when it comes to building a school! […]

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Public Meeting in Kihei March 1 – Healthcare for All Hawaii?

This public meeting is organized by Indivisible Kihei and co-sponsored by KCA and Organizing for Action.

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Universal Healthcare – Meeting in Kihei March 1

A local organization – Indivisible Kihei – inspired by the nationwide Indivisible movement was created last year. One of the top priorities of this new organization is to push for Hawaii to do what can be done to provide health care to all of its residents rather than waiting for the federal government to get […]

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Kulanihakoi Gulch Flooding 12/20/2017

12/20/2017 #kihei #flooding More pictures from today’s flooding on South Kihei Road, taken around 4PM:

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Flooding on South Kihei Road 12/20/2017?

12/20/2017 #kihei This was the scene at 2PM on December 20 at South Kihei Road and Kaonoulu, with a continued flood watch in place. We welcome your pictures to document storm water issues in Kihei!

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Badly needed: South Maui Watershed Plan

Watershed Coordinator Michael Reyes addressed the November KCA membership meeting with a detailed slide presentation on the status of the South Maui Watershed Plan. We have reported in the past about the disastrous proposed Drainage Plan which would divert and combine streams into massive concrete culverts. Instead of allowing water from Upcountry to be absorbed […]

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Happening At The Top of Lipoa

Still intense grading activity for the Kihei Charter High School New vats, more beer at Maui Brewing Company

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Help publish the Maui Ocean Water Quality study!

Researchers Neil Rhoads and Mailea Miller-Pierce are almost done with their analysis of DoH water samples around Maui’s coastline going back decades. This work was financed by contributions from many individuals and organizations, including KCA, and by the Office of Economic Development. Some of the conclusions of the study were presented at the latest KCA […]

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