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Kulanihakoi River Bridge proposal was discussed Monday 5/14/2018 in Council Chambers at IEM, but no firm conclusion yet

5/14/18 #kihei This afternoon, we participated at Chair Elle Cochran’s Infrastructure and Environmental Management (IEM) Council committee for item IEM-43 – our longstanding proposals and actions for a much less expensive yet improved action to replace the deteriorated box culvert in the Kulanihakoi river gulch. While the item examines the contract awarded to Wilson Okamoto Corporation […]

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The next action for the Kulanihakoi River Bridge proposal is Monday afternoon 5/14

5/10/18 #kihei After Maui News’ front page coverage last month of community proposals and actions for a much less expensive yet improved way to replace the deteriorated box culvert in the Kulanihakoi river gulch, we are preparing for the next step. This Monday afternoon at 1:30 PM in the Council’s eighth floor chambers, committee chair […]

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What’s UP? Kihei School Construction sure is!

5/5/18 #kihei So on Cinco de Mayo morning we took a look at the top of the R & T Park on Lipoa Parkway for the new Charter School : WOW! After groundbreaking on 12/30/16, http://gokihei.org/volunteer/a-new-school-breaks-ground-in-kihei-this-morning, look at us now. Many of the naysayers all last year    http://gokihei.org/volunteer/kihei-high-school-to-open-in-2018-it-sure-looks-like-this-one-will who forecast there was no way for […]

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MECO meeting regarding proposed detention basin at Maalaea

5/1/18 #kihei KCA wishes to express our appreciation to MECO for inviting us to this presentation, described as an informational meeting on a Maui Electric project at our power generation station in Ma‘alaea. The project involves the installation of a retention basin at the site and the project manager was to be sharing an overview […]

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KIHEI COMMUNITY PARK CLOSED MAY 4, 2018

Water Line installation for gym requires kapu 4/30/18 #kihei The South Maui Community Park will be closed on May 4 due to the installation of a 3 inch water line to the new Recreation Center. The park is expected to reopen the next day, on May 5. For more information please contact Robert Agapay, CIP Coordinator, […]

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PASSED 6-2 THIS AFTERNOON ==KCA ITEM AT COUNTY COUNCIL THIS FRIDAY, 4/20/18, AT 9:00 AM

Communication 18-151 on agenda addresses the Kulanihakoi River Crossing UPDATE 4/20/18 #Kihei   Reso passed Council 6-2 Yuki Lei and Mike White voted NO.  More detains later UPDATE  4/19/18 MAUI NEWS FRONT PAGE ARTICLE ADDRESSES THE ISSUE TODAY http://www.mauinews.com/news/local-news/2018/04/south-maui-residents-object-to-bridge-project/ 4/16/18 #kihei Do you know how many rivers exist in South Maui? Too often there are called […]

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What is going on at the Maui Lu Resort these days?

Nobody here but us chickens 4/9/18 #kihei Honestly, we ceased asking. We were originally advised work would begin in January 2016. Nothing. We received additional advice that year it would be soon, in a few months, then whoops January 2017. Nope. Did not happen. Similar response in 2017 – had a delay, but set now, […]

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We travel to Oahu to check out “alternative” housing and shelters. Can this help the current situation in South Maui?

KCA among those looking for potential improvements for Maui 4/4/2018 #kihei Yesterday we headed off to OGG for an early flight to peruse four different sites around the island of Oahu to see if what seems to be working to various degrees over there can be applied here on Maui Island. County Council member Kelly […]

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The Oneloa Coalition meets in Maalaea on Tuesday evening

Discussion about Makena State Park’s proposed bathrooms and Paniaka Fishpond/Wetland Restoration Continues 3/27/18 #kihei Commencing at 5:00 PM at the Pacific Whale Foundation (PWF) Classroom (downstairs) at Ma‘alaea, the number of participants grew from about a dozen at start to over twenty before concluding nearly 2.5 hours later. We again joined representatives of the numerous […]

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Kihei’s proposed “Bridge Over Troubled Waters” on South Kihei Road

What would be the overall best way to cross the Kulanihakoi River Gulch in North Kihei along South Kihei Road (SKR) between Kaonoulu and the Humpback Whale Marine Sanctuary Facility? 3/25/18 #kihei You remember when the ancient dilapidated box culvert just south of Kaonoulu nearly collapsed, but had first the emergency steel plate installed, in […]

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