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Maui MPO Comes to Kihei with News For Our Transportation Needs

South Maui better vote at MPO for our needs or we can be forgotten. February 23 is the cut-off. Click here for the survey and complete. 2/8/18 #kihei KCA was on the scene at 6:00 PM this evening at the Community Center when the Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) offered a survey for the community’s input on […]

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Bicycle Ride in South Maui Saturday, February 10

2/1/18 #kihei This is not a KCA event, but as a very long term supporter of bicycling in our region, we offer this information as a community service. Triangle Ride  Arrive by 7:45 a.m. Ride begins at 8 a.m. Meet at the Target Parking Lot – the parking area closer to Maui Veteran’s Hwy (Mokulele).Pace: 12 […]

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Kihei Sub-area Transportation Study

              Citizens Advisory Committee has second meeting 1/12/18 #kihei Last evening at the Kihei Community Center, the second of the CAC meetings on this item of great concern to our organization commenced at 6:00 PM. The two hour meeting is hosted by CH2M (now Jacobs), the firm contracted by […]

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County Council Addresses Multiple Issues and Concerns

KCA addresses Council on issues specific to our region 11/18/17 #kihei Yesterday In chambers, at the meeting of the Council, seven members participated with two excused. Probably the two largest issues of concern were the sand mining moratorium, which was again deferred and the filing of bill 67, which seems to spell the end of […]

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How to Make South Kihei Road safer for walking and cycling?

Actions this morning and plans for the future making South Kihei Road (SKR) in North Kihei safer    11/14/17 #kihei This morning the Highways division of Public Works was out in force removing wind blown sand and debris from SKR makai, which makes this segment between mile marker one and Kaonoulu Road a bit less […]

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A TEMPORARY 0.5% GE TAX SURCHARGE FOR TRANSPORTATION ON MAUI?

UPDATE  10/20/17 MEETING THIS MORNING: THE TOPIC WAS REFERRED TO COMMITTEE Stay tuned 10/15/17 #kihei Most people on Maui seem to agree that we need better transportation infrastructure. When looking at motor vehicle transportation, who does not see the challenge getting over the Pali to the westside? If you head to the North shore, the […]

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Every improvement helps, but we are looking for major ones too

Manini fixes to aid walking & cycling are appreciated 10/23/17 #kihei While we await some positive feedback from County government for two projects near the infamous intersection of South Kihei Road (SKR) and Kaonoulu in North Kihei (SEE http://gokihei.org/environment/email-the-mayor-no-stop-light-or-culvert) we see a positive action this morning to help facilitate a little safer bicycling and walking makai […]

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Maui Bus Kihei Villager (Route 15) schedule change starts Tuesday

10/1/17 #kihei Do you ride the Maui Bus? Do you know we have two routes running in Kihei? The Kihei Villager runs from the Pi’ilani Village shopping center (Safeway +) on Lipoa to Maalaea, starting before 6:00 AM until almost 9:00 PM, once per hour, SEE schedule at    https://www.mauicounty.gov/DocumentCenter/Home/View/4353.  A series of signs have […]

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MPO Policy Board met September 28, 2017

Examination of Potential Additional Revenue Sources for Transportation Projects 9/28/17 #kihei At the county Planning Department conference room this morning, the Maui Metropolitan Policy Organization (MPO) – www.mauimpo.org – had their regular scheduled periodic meeting to address a number of issues. We were one of a few (third in order) offering public testimony to open the process. […]

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KCA in Maui News

August 13, 2017  KCA demonstrates need for sidewalks COMMUNITY NEWS AUG 13, 2017   Representatives of the Kihei Community Association met with county Public Works Director David Goode and Susan Foley, executive assistant to South Maui District County Council Member Kelly King, to walk along South Kihei Road near the Kihei Post Office on July […]

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