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Committee approves project; none of KCA’s concerns included This afternoon (9/30/15) we once again gave testimony concerning this proposed project on this frequently observed site makai of the Highway on South side of Kaonoulu. We again (third time) stated full support of affordable rentals, while not abandoning required infrastructure, primarily the N-S Collector Road, including […]

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County Planning Commission again examined the Ohukai/P Hwy traffic project

UPDATE  9/1/15  Once again, this is back on agenda for 9/8/15, & once again KCA plans to be there to testify! Stay tuned….. 8/11/15  UPDATE  HDOT do not show up…Commission acts to take all possible actions to insure pedestrian safety at busy intersection. Once again we testified for action to have this new (completed?) intersection renovation made safe […]

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UPDATE  8/6/15  After several months of numerous hearings, the defendant, Michael Cattaneo, agreed to a plea agreement by stating no contest to two of the numerous charges, with the remainder dismissed. A sentencing hearing is now scheduled for December 4 at 9:00 AM See Maui News Article Kula man pleads no contest in fatal crash […]

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Maui County road repairs this week in Kihei and more planned.

UPDATE 7/28/15   While these projects are progressing , we wanted to alert you to an approved action that will be completed at least by early 2016, at the intersection of SKR and Kanani Rd. While many DPW actions have been proposed over past several years, traffic signal light, roundabout, safer pedestrian  actions, the DPW […]

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Community questions answered at July 21 General Membership; many beyond original meeting scope

Parks and Recreation proved popular topic At his first KCA Membership meeting, Ka’ala Buenconsejo, the newest Parks & Rec Director, was a pleasant guest. He opened the meeting with a presentation highlighting the proposed Kihei gym and and some general comments about S Maui Parks, and answered a wide variety of audience questions. What seemed […]

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KCA testifies at Council’s LUC on R & T Park

                                This Wednesday afternoon, (6/17/15) we submitted testimony to Chair Bob Carroll and his Land Use Committee on what probably is Kihei’s largest project, the long established Research and Technology Park(R&T) located mauka on the Pi’ilani Hwy on Lipoa. At […]

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Are you on the list??

NO!  Not that list. Makaala, The County Emergency Alert system list, so you receive a call text email or whatever you choose when there is an emergency. If not,  go to    and register and you’ll be on this list

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UDRB says Walgreens not appropriate at this Kihei location-PC IS NEXT ON TUESDAY 6/9/15

                            County’s Urban Design Review Board (UDRB) gets earful from So Maui. Walgreens box store not welcome in proposed Central Kihei location on SKR Well over a dozen community members showed up this morning (6/2/15) at the County Planning building in Wailuku […]

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MMMC Meeting this Tuesday Evening

The Puu Kukui Elementary School 3700 Kehalani Mauka Parkway in Wailuku is the location of a meeting offered by the Maui region of the Hawaii Health System Corp. While this is all obviously outside of our area of south Maui, as Maui Memorial is THE hospital on Maui (no disrespect to Kula Hospital) the situation […]

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What do you do with your hazmat??? Up this weekend!

For decades Maui residents wondered how best to dispose of hazardous material residue around their homes. While other counties had plans in place, Maui seemed to be lacking. Some guys, just with frustration , sent them to the County landfill, while the very conscientious and concerned ones kept accumulating them around the house or garage, […]

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