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More on Lokelani mural project

5/10/2017 #kihei #lokelanischool NEW MURAL TO BEAUTIFY LOKELANI INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL A new 1300 sq. ft. mural is about to illuminate the front of Lokelani Intermediate School. Kihei, Maui, Hawaii – (May 10, 2017): A momentous community service project undertaken by two seventh graders, Lily Oldham and Austin Ruppenthal is currently underway. With the approval of […]

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Student mural project at Lokelani needs your support

5/10/2017 #kihei #psa The Lokelani Intermediate School Student Council is working on a community service project that will create a space for public art. They want to transform the school into a place where students, teachers, artists, and the business community can work together to make the school more beautiful. They need to raise approximately $2000 […]

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Triple Turtles Resting in Front of the HIHWNMS Today

A single one is a frequent sight any morning. Is this triplication a concern or a sign of something. The brown water alert?  The season? #kihei 5/3/17 Shortly after 8:00 AM this morning, we encountered this trio in a variety of poses just off the water line of the Kalepolepo fish pond  in North Kihei. […]

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Public Invited to Kalama Skate Park Design Workshop this Wednesday at KCC

Skate much? Land surfers in Kihei, this is your time to tell ’em how it should be done Wailuku, Maui – Members of the public are invited to provide input to Maui County staff and skate park designers for the proposed Kalama Skate Park. The workshop will take place on Wednesday, April 19, from 6 […]

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More documentation of source of Kihei flooding

3/11/2017 #kihei #flooding This is a video of Kulanihakoi Gulch – which is normally dry – swelling to a river on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. This is the real source of most of the flooding we suffered at that time in Kihei: uncontrolled flow of water from upcountry, not the light rain in Kihei itself […]

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Stunning pictures of Kihei flooding

3/9/2017 #kihei #flooding Thanks to Justin N Janelle Shaw for these drone pictures the morning of 3/8, the day after heavy rain all over the island. As in past storms, Kihei was unprepared and overwhelmed with insufficient drainage planning both mauka and makai of the highway. Cars were flooded and stranded, the ocean swamped with […]

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Standstill on Hawaiian and Environmental Expertise on the Planning Commission

#Maui #CountyCouncil 2/17/2017   There were three items on the agenda of the Planning Committee yesterday (chaired by our new South Maui representative Kelly King). The second of them was for extending and scheduling the Molokai Plan update (the Council has done NOTHING on it since receiving it in May last year, and by law […]

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Once again North Kihei intersection experiences stormwater effect

Kaonoulu and SKR closed by DPW today as Kulanihakoi Gulch floods the area and spills into the kai #kihei #brownwater 2/12/17  Yes, here we go again. Last night’s and this morning’s rainstorm gave this area near the Whale Sanctuary and the Maui Lu Resort another dose of brown storm water full of “who knows what.” […]

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A Public Presentation draws about 60 on 217-unit condo in South Kihei on Thursday

 Kamaole Grand: 6:30 PM at St Theresa’s Church Hall on 2/9/17. #kihei    KCA Board nearly had a quorum along with several members. UPDATE 2/9/16 The required public meeting for land owners within 500 ‘ of the project had about sixty guys in the room at St T’s Church for the power point presentation delivered […]

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