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BROWN WATER ALERTS ISSUED BY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Is the water brown? Do you turn around, or jump right in?                                                          4/16/18 #kihei The State Board of Health – Clean Water Branch (DOH-CWB) issues regional warnings on their website http://health.hawaii.gov/cwb/  with the self descriptive name, Brown Water Alerts (BWA) to warn the public to stay out of the kai in an affected location because […]

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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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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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Public Meeting in Kihei March 1 – Healthcare for All Hawaii?

This public meeting is organized by Indivisible Kihei and co-sponsored by KCA and Organizing for Action.

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COUNCIL COMMITTEE APPROVES TRULY AFFORDABLE RENTAL PROJECT IN NORTH KIHEI

Council’s Land Use Committee votes 7-2 for project atop Kaiwahine expected to start construction this year 2/14/18 #kihei Imagine a brand new 2 bedroom/2 bath apartment in Kihei for less than $400 per month. How long ago would that have occurred? 1990? How about this year? This afternoon the Land Use Committee voted to move […]

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So this WAS a drill today, right? Part of the joint “emergency preparedness” exercise announced last week

2/5/18 #kihei When a signalized intersection along our Pi’ilani Hwy has an outage, we are used to seeing MPD out controlling that intersection, but this morning at Ohukai Rd, that scenario of the blinking light had at least ten guys there. This announcement was released last week: Joint Exercise with the Hawaii National Guard Taking […]

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WHAT MAY BE NEXT FOR THE “MEGA MALL” SITE IN NORTH KIHEI?

      Meeting this afternoon with “new players” looks for direction for the future of the huge plot mauka of highway 2/2/18 #kihei KCA was invited, along with South Maui Citizens For Responsible Growth, (SMCRG) Maui Tomorrow (MT) and the Kula Makai Aha Moku to meet with representatives of Koa Partners of Dallas, Texas.  […]

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Will the public be able to choose the form of county government?

UPDATE 1/10/18. As far as we can determine, there is no change at Council on this matter  addressed here  before last Halloween, so the topic will be discussed at our first meeting this Tuesday. Just one of many reasons to be there. 10/26/17 #kihei Occasionally we come up against what might be a flaw in […]

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Kulanihakoi Gulch Flooding 12/20/2017

12/20/2017 #kihei #flooding More pictures from today’s flooding on South Kihei Road, taken around 4PM:

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