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I’M HERE FOR KARL!

5/21/15  UPDATE   Once again friends and family of the deceased Karl Hagen were at the courthouse at 8:00 AM this morning in hopes of coming to a conclusion of this very sad event, and while indications are an agreement between the prosecution and defense was close, yet another  postponement has scheduled the next hearing for […]

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Back AGAIN at the County Planning Commission

5/12/15 UPDATE  Yup, you guessed it back again. We wish to thank both Planning Director and Commission Chair for adjusting this item to the beginning of the agenda to allow the three community testifiers to offer their input, and quickly listen to the Commissions discussion of the matter. Two of the three testifiers were your […]

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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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Be Ready for Traffic Delays in Wailea This Week (4/27/15)

There are basically only two ways to drive in or out of Wailea to the rest of of Maui Island, via Wailea Alanui Dr to reach SKR or Wailea Ike Drive hooking to the Pi’ilani Hwy.. Beginning Monday (4/28/15) at 8:00 AM, both roads are subject to closures and detours, as Maui Master Builders under […]

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KCA testifies again at Council’s B & F Committee

On Wednesday morning (4/15/15) KCA expressed continuing support for safe bicycling in So Maui. While we had done so at the neighborhood committee meeting on April 2, see http://gokihei.org/news/are-you-ready-for-countys-fy-2016-budget As this morning meeting on the eight floor was considering matters pertaining to the Department of Public Works (DPW), we joined several safe Maui bicycling advocates […]

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Are you ready for County’s FY 2016 Budget?

UPDATE Last evening, (4/2/15) we attended the Council’s Committee hearing at KCC concerning the FY 2016 County budget, which they received from the Administration last week We were very disappointed with the Mayor’s proposed document, in light of the response to our public request last October, as we limited our testimony to DPW requesting going […]

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What did MECO tell all the Community Associations last Thursday?

                            Community associations from around the island were invited to an open house at Maui Electric Company’s headquarters in Kahului on March 12, 2015. KCA was represented by two board members and a former board member. After pupu’s, several engineers and managers […]

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COMMUNITY MEETING CONCERNS CORAL REEF SYSTEM CONDITION AND MORE

On Tuesday (3/17/15) evening at 6:30 PM we welcome three experienced voices to discuss the condition of So. Maui’s near shore waters and the coral reef system. KCA welcomes John “Fitz” Fitzpatrick from UHMC, Darla White for the State Division of Aquatic Resources and renowned environmental scientist and water quality expert, Robin Knox. Free “Respecting […]

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KCA offers congratulations to the Wastewater Division of EM

Update  2/27/15 Quickly progressing, the pipeline work is now north of the gulch.               We do wonder why a waste water, (recycled product) can get ok to  transit a gulch which flows directly into the kai, while the Waipuilani bike path is delayed for years doing the same thing  see […]

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