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What did Councilman Couch tell KCA this week?

KCA Directors travel to eighth floor to ask several questions concerning South Maui Community issues. Don Couch responded positively to another meeting request to meet with our board-members this morning (5/26/15) at the Council’s conference room. This was our second meeting in 2016, and we look forward to scheduling another in the fall. The majority […]

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Bike path Construction along Liloa nearing conclusion next month

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 next week   […]

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MAKENA SITE VISIT BY COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION; KCA TAGS ALONG & COMMENTS

   Yes, Makena is certainly part of our South Maui district, and community interest is very strong, so four KCA directors arrived at the doomed Hotel before 9:00 AM on Wednesday morning ( 5/18/16) to join the seven participating Commissioners and several staff members, Planning Commissioner William Spence, Corp Counsel, numerous representatives of the involved […]

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MAY 17 COMMUNITY MEETING RECAP ON DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH MAUI

                                                    After opening announcement, Tuesday evening (5/17/16) four KCA directors offered very brief comments on their respective specialties to support the overall organization effort. Next followed long time KCA supporter […]

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Work Continues on Downtown Kihei commercial project along Pi’ikea

UPDATE 5/14/16 We continue to have inquiries about status , and Krausz team is always cooperative to keep us posted .  What they are doing currently is  working on the architectural design and engineering of the project. Also, pre-leasing is in process.. They further advise that they have had several meetings about the project scheduled […]

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Planning Commission examines three South Maui Issues and much more today

  Three distinct projects went before the commission with a variety of requests; seeking a two year extension on an already granted SMA permit in Wailea; a request for an SMA permit for a workforce housing condo in So Kihei, and a CIZ and (somewhat qualified) SMA request for a two story commercial project along […]

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How Much Growth for South Maui is already approved? How much infrastructure?

You can find out Tuesday  (5/17) evening         Yes it’s same time and place as always, 6:30PM, third Tuesday at the Kihei Charter School 41 E Lipoa, with doors open at 6:00 PM to set up the room while sharing snacks and water, and expressing aloha. All welcome, but membership encouraged, and […]

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Makena Site Visit Set for 5/18/16 at 9:00 AM For County Planning Commission on Resort Project

UPDATE 5/12/16 NEEDED VISIT INFORMATION FROM THE COUNTY   Are you going? Here’s the visit information.   UPDATE 4/21/16  With mahalo to the Planning Department, we can now state the Planning Commission has decided to accept the invitation for a site visit at Makena ATC’s project site on Wednesday morning, May 18 at 9:00 AM. This […]

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Near Shore Water Quality in South Maui Is a Long Term KCA Concern

Who cares about the water quality of our near shore ocean? Doesn’t everyone? You might expect that anyone who enters: snorkelers, divers, swimmers, surfers, fishers, paddlers (SUP, outrigger & kayak), wind surfers, boaters, kiters and waders lead the list, followed by the recreation businesses who foster these activities. Moreover anyone who profits from this interest, so […]

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We Crashed the Revitalized Wailuku Community Association Meeting

“the voice of the community and the advocacy organization to support and work with the County’s redevelopment efforts.” Last evening (4/20/16) we ventured into Wailuku to attend a public board meeting of the revitalized Wailuku Community Association (WCA), dba Wailuku Downtown Association, at 5:30 PM at the site of the old Wailuku Main Street Group […]

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