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Maui MPO Board continues to work on solidifying its structure

5-21-17 #kihei  As the Maui Metropolitan Policy Organization (MPO) enters its second year this morning (it started 5/4/16), we have attended the majority of the meetings and observed plans and then modified plans, as can be expected. Bylaws have been established and then amended. With three of the seven board members being elected officials (County Council […]

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Maui Bicycle League South Maui bike ride June 17 at 9 AM

Event notice from our friends at Maui Bicycle League  https://mauibicyclingleague.org/     6/2/17 #kihei Join us on Saturday, June 17th for a Women’s Ride! The intent of this event is to encourage women, and men, with any level of experience to bike ride. Enjoy the company of other bike riders and make new friends while cycling through […]

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David Goode brings out the community on Tuesday evening unveiling Kihei Drainage Master Plan at KCA meeting

VIDEO OF ENTIRE MEETING:  https://www.facebook.com/TerezAmato/videos/1461710407183272/  With special mahalo to long-time KCA member Terez Amato for the video, we welcome you back Terez, and wish you all the best. 5/17/17 #kihei  The Department of Public Works (DPW) may be the most popular one in the Administration, and as the point man, when Director David Goode speaks, the […]

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David Goode to be welcomed (again) at General Membership Meeting May 16

5/16/17  Don’t miss this one 4/30/17  #kihei  With the upcoming general membership meeting approaching on May 16, we remind everyone of our continuing never-ending food drive, strongly advocating for generous non-perishable donations or checks for the Maui Food Bank. Bring yours to next Tuesday’s meeting. One of our most frequent presenters, Department of Public Works […]

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A Trio of Free events this week in S. Maui concerning items of KCA concern, climate change, bicycling and coral reefs. Seize the opportunity!

3/26/17 #kihei    In addition to our own general membership meetings open to the public for no charge – were you there on Tuesday evening? – there are often others out there, not connected to us, offering free public meetings. We try to insure our members & others are aware. Here are a few: Thursday, […]

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Segment of NSCR sees some prep work done

  UPDATE  3/16/16.  Today was the final day of drilling across this expanse of the NSCR corridor between Kaonoulu and Waipuilani, so one segment is completed .We will be vigilant to see what is the next required to insure there are no untold delays, as the community has been waiting too long already.     […]

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KCA’S MIKE MORAN MANIFESTS AT MAUI MPO MEETING MONDAY MORNING

OK, testifies, but that spoiled the alliteration. #kihei 3/13/17 For the first time this year, we returned to the Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) board meeting this morning. For those new to the concept: the MPO will assign resources for transportation independent of if a road is state-owned or county-owned. With a disappointing response from […]

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THIS MORNING’S TOWN MEETING: OUR SENATOR BAKER OFFERS STATE LEGISLATIVE 2017 UPDATE

#kihei 2/6/17  The town meeting at Kihei Charter Middle School started right on time at 10:00AM on FEB 4, with about 20 guys attending to hear from our State Senator, swelling to 30 as the meeting progressed. KCA was well represented with three Directors & several community members. Perhaps because of the perceived age of those […]

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Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) final meeting of 2016

12/19/16. #kihei   Having attended most of these meetings from the first one back on May 4, SEE http://gokihei.org/alternative-transportation/maui-metro-planning-org-maui-mpo-meeting we are still unclear what to expect. Is this something that could really rejuvenate transportation needs on Maui Island? The prior meeting seemed to be cobbled together by chair David Goode scrambling to quickly recruit some […]

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What is “sustainable transportation?” We wanted to find out, so we attended the forum

12/8/16 Yesterday afternoon at County of Maui Department of Planning’s conference room, the State Department of Transportation (HDOT) held a neighbor island “Sustainable Transportation Forum” We walked in with an open mind, unsure what to expect. For our area HDOT is pretty much Pi’ilani Hwy, North Kihei Road and the Mokulele Hwy. Our most recent […]

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