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County Government Officials Show Very Strong Presence at Our Green Meeting

3/25/17  #kihei  It  has been a very long time (maybe never?) since we had three Council members attend a general membership meeting (excepting candidate forums)  as we did Tuesday evening (3/21/17), then coupled with with three County Long-Range planners and a mayor’s executive assistant. The expectation of valued information offered by our presenters, Dr Amanda […]

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Council’s LUC Committee says go to the land for “Wellness” proposed project on Wednesday afternoon

Change of zoning from residential to business request TBD #kihei 3/22/17 At the conclusion of a nearly four hour meeting, Committee chair Bob Carroll decided to follow a repeated KCA request to schedule a site visit for the proposed two story medical office building with a stated 65 stall parking lot in a long-time vacant […]

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“Makena” Meeting at KCA office on Tuesday

A stellar group of Maui guys talk story with ATC Makena reps on Tuesday 3/7/17 #kihei  In a meeting arranged by Leahi Hall of ATC Makena, she was joined by Kaimi Judd of Discovery Land, welcoming several KCA guys and several others for a two part meeting addressing traffic & runoff potentials for their resort […]

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Maui County Council meeting dominated by KCA testifiers

While we might be the most active or best known, remember we are not the only KCA on this island. 3/10/16 #kihei This morning’s council meeting commenced with two “ceremonial resolutions” concerning the “Red Cross” and domestic violence, and both were well received. Then Chair Mike White opened public testimony for three KCA guys, but […]

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It’s a GREEN General Membership Meeting

TUESDAY, MARCH 21 AT 6:30 PM KIHEI CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOL 41 EAST LIPOA Vincent Mina HFFU President, organic farmer doing regenerative agriculture Amanda Cording green streets and rain gardens and roof gardens and more   How green is THAT?

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STATE LUC SITE VISIT MEETING FOR A-94-706 , PI’ILANI PROMENADE, aka MEGAMALL THURSDAY

Much different from the last site visit in August, 2012 with entirely new cast of commissioners and entirely new site perspective. #kihei 3/9/17  At 9:45 this morning a gathering of about 40 assembled outside the Community Center for transit up Ohukai Rd above the proposed project site to look down at the location. The group […]

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WHEN is the public meeting along South Kihei Road addressing controversial parking lot project??

Council committee response to call for community input 3/5/17  Over two weeks ago after a contentious Council LUC meeting concluded with the item deferred, the LUC announced its scheduling of a tentative public “site visit” meeting. As it is an official Council committee meeting, public testimony must be accepted at the site, and it is […]

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HERE COMES THE MEGAMALL ONCE AGAIN!

  Possibly the most controversial South Maui proposed development is scheduled for hearing before the State Land Use Commission next month. 3/8/16   Sorry, no new information.   As we have had numerous requests from you for information about transport from assembly at KCC to the  job site  meeting by the LUC tomorrow morning, we asked […]

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KCA back at Alliance meeting last evening with strong presence

A meeting about agriculture? What’s this have to do with South Maui? A LOT, especially when coupled with affordable housing and environmental conservation   #sierraclub, #kihei  2/28/17 Four KCA volunteers supported our organization’s efforts on Monday evening by trekking to Spreckelsville for the monthly Alliance of Maui Community Associations meeting.  Once again we exhibited dedication “to […]

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Standstill on Hawaiian and Environmental Expertise on the Planning Commission

#Maui #CountyCouncil 2/17/2017   There were three items on the agenda of the Planning Committee yesterday (chaired by our new South Maui representative Kelly King). The second of them was for extending and scheduling the Molokai Plan update (the Council has done NOTHING on it since receiving it in May last year, and by law […]

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