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Mark Fenton invited back to Planning Commission Tuesday afternoon

9/28/16- Yesterday afternoon, renowned alternative transportation health authority Mark Fenton offered a presentation to the Maui Planning Commission (MPC), and yes KCA was there. We know him from a prior visit to Maui nearly seven years ago, when he also presented to the MPC, but also found time to speak with KCA. (This time he […]

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Maui County MPO’s TAC initial meeting this Monday

9/21/16 Nearly five months since the new Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) inaugural policy board meeting, their Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) has announced their first meeting this Monday (9/26/16) at 10 AM Seemingly an organizational one to establish leadership, rules, tasks and feature topics under direction of the new MPO Executive Director Lauren Armstrong, it brings […]

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Maui County MPO Administrator announces initial actions this morning

UPDATE 9/20/16 **While we always encourage using our comments feature for your input so everyone can share in further discussion, some guys just rather call us, which is OK. So yes in spite what was implied in a Maui News article published this morning supposedly relaying information from Don Couch, HDOT Ford Fuchigami was not […]

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Council’s Planning Committee induces Kihei resident testimony this morning

8/4/16; Committee Chair South Maui resident Councilman Don Couch and his committee got an earful from some North Kihei residents concerning development along Kaiwahine and the effects on a long term (30 year) neighborhood resident. KCA also testified in support of the residents present & those who communicated with us prior to the meeting, but […]

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Bike Path Blessing & Grand Opening is a Festive Monday Afternoon event at the Park

Staring at 3:00 PM a well organized festive event commenced with an assortment of oral presentation from County officials, Maui Bicycle League, Goodfellow Brothers, as well as your Community Association. DPW Director David Goode and Deputy Director Rowena Dagdag Andaya, who monitored the event, briefly addressed a small gathering seated under a tent about this […]

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SQUEEZE THOSE HANDLES! DATE TIME MAY CHANGE!!!BLESSING OF NEW SEGMENT OF KIHEI GREENWAY FRIDAY(???) MORNING AT 10:30 AM AT PARK

7/24/16 Good thing you  braked hard. It is set for 8/1 at 3 PM-   more soon 7/20/16. Put the brakes on; we were just informed event might   be changed to the following Monday afternoon. STAY TUNED                                     […]

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Kihei Bikeway, Phase II is (sort of) completed along Liloa, fronting school this morning

Kihei cyclists see relativity in reasonable places to ride bikes. As you can see here, the surface on this segment is in place, while awaiting more of the structure such as lights, greens, painted lines, etc. But when what currently exists is highway bike lanes with hazardous gulch crossings for cyclists, SKR with narrow to […]

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JUST A TYPO**ROAD NOT CLOSED FOR TWO MONTHS. Yes, that’s what the sign says, but we think it is a mistake

UPDATE 6/6/16 What a difference it makes if you transpose two numbers, an 6 and an 8, depending on the circumstances. If we are talking about pocket change, what is two cents worth today?  Ah but if we are using them to designate a date, there is a BIG difference between 6/8 and 8/6, especially in […]

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Road closed this week***Bike path construction along Liloa nearing conclusion in June

UPDATE 5/26/16  While the start remains consistent, Tues 5/31 at 7:00 AM more recent projections offer the closure may extend until Tuesday June 7. Of course the start date is easier to predict than the completion one, and the best guide is watch the signage in the area toward the end of the week   […]

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KCA PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETS WITH DPW DIRECTOR DAVID GOODE

Transportation plays a large part in planning, so it fits that a KCA committee focused on community planning would want communication with the county department leader that focuses on this. A bonus: flooding is another concern, and Public Works (DPW) plays a big part in this as well. So we were most pleased when Director […]

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