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Now this IS an Update on Pi’ilani Promenade

UPDATING THE UPDATE  7/16/14  The State Land Use Commission (LUC) has now posted the DEIS for Kaonoulu for the proposed Pi’ilani Promenade . SEE Upon digesting the lengthy document, your Association found it severely lacking in many areas, and immediately so advised the State Office of Environment Quality in the following missive:       […]

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Open public meeting (un?) announced on Pi’ilani Commerical projects in No. Kihei

UPDATE: 8/22/13  KCA was advised today that Sarofim has not scheduled a public meeting for this month. We have no information concerning the conflict with public media reports earlier this month that there would be. The KCA BOD will likely have another meeting with Sarofim in September. Reports today  on    ,     states in […]

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Administration reverts from one way back to two ways on SKR

According to the article in  this morning’s (7/27/13) Maui News, after announcing on 7/23/13 that a short segment of South Kihei Road (SKR) would run only northbound, due to the weakened  century old box culvert crossing near the Whale Sanctuary and Ka’ono’ulu until major construction could be achieved, we are very pleased that the county administration has found a […]

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Report of January 15,2013 Community Meeting

  Article Photos Achievement & Action Highlight First KCA Meeting of 2013 Kihei Charter School buys site in Kihei R&T Park; Mahina Martin urges repeal of PLDC. January 31, 2013 Susan Halas – Senior Contributing Writer ( , The Maui Weekly Save | Post a comment | If their first meeting of the year is […]

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Kihei’s “Holiday” Whale

As sure as visitors swarm into South Maui at this time of year to enjoy much of what residents sometimes take for granted, the  season is marked by Pauline Fiene’s placing of the huge lei around the whale sculpture at Kalama Park. Maui artist Elan Vital created this landmark decades ago, shortly after his arrival […]

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KCA Comment on Report in Maui Weekly of our November Community Meeting

KCA disappointed by meeting coverage December 20, 2012 Jon Miller – KCA President , The Maui Weekly The Kihei Community Association (KCA) has had a mutually respectful relationship with the Maui Weekly for several years, and we are appreciative of their continued support. However, we are disappointed with the story covering our Tuesday, Nov. 20, […]

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Land Use Commission Hearing Continues Nov 15 and 16

The Land Use Commission (LUC) hearings on Kaonoulu Ranch, often called the “Mega- Malls,”  extended for two days on Nov 1 and 2, but as much more needs to be decided,  the hearing will continue in two weeks on 11/15 and 11/16/12. For reports on the two meeting end of last week, see the Maui News:–hears-testimony.html?nav=10    […]

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KCA participates in Akaku 2-day Candidate Forum for general election

One half on the 2012 KCA BOD members have activity participated in the 2-day live televised program on October 9 and 1o between 6:00 and 8:30 PM  live on Ch 53. If you missed them, watch the website for the rebroadcast schedule. The first evening all five of the contested State Legislature  races were featured, […]

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2012 Primary Candidates Live Forum on Akaku Community TV

A well coordinated effort by Akaku Community TV, Maui News, Kula Community Association and your KCA presented a live televised primary election candidates forum last evening (7/24/12)  If you missed it, it will be telecast repeatedly, probably in two segments over next several weeks , leading up to the August 11 Primary Election. Check […]

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Kihei Residents Say No To Outlet Malls – Maui Time

by Anthony Pignataro NO OUTLET! Every now and then, I get reminded of the cold fact that in the United States of America, those in positions of power (elected officials, industrialists, land developers, etc.) see us normal people as nothing more than “consumers.” That’s all we are to them: drones who spend their lives buying […]

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