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Help ensure South Maui near-shore waters are safe?

UPDATE 7/14/17  Training starts in August    Monday August 14 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tuesday August 15 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary 726 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, HI 96753   Contact Dana Reed dreed@hawaii.edu     cell:  720-272-8661   5-31-17 #kihei As you may know, the government agency responsible for […]

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Best Management Practices (BMP) Workshop August 24

7/13/17 #kihei       So you recall our general membership meeting back on March 21 – SEE http://gokihei.org/meeting-recap/county-government-officials-show-very-strong-presence-at-our-green-meeting – when we had Dr Amanda Cording give an informative presentation on Low Impact Design (LIP) construction practices, right. And we had three Council Members and three County long range planners in attendance there. Now we […]

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PLANNING COMMISSION GIVES OK TO MAKENA SMA TUESDAY

BUT NO GO TO MATERIALS RECYCLING (FOR NOW) 7/11/17 #kihei We commend the County Planning Department for two actions:  First the decision to relocate the Planning Commission meeting today from the usual close quarters to the roomy Cameron Center Auditorium to accommodate the expected (but not realized) large turnout.  The other is a sharing of […]

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What’s up with these large proposed building projects in Kihei? Inquiring members want to know.

7/10/17 UPDATE ON PI’ILANI PROMENADE, AKA MEGAMALL.  The State Land Use Commission hearing on this proposed project will be next  Wednesday, July 19 with tentative commencement of 2:00 PM at the MACC, Morgada Hall. This is immediate info so not yet indicated on the LUC website  SEE http://luc.hawaii.gov/pending-petitions-2/motions/a94-706-kauonoulu-ranch/   but there is a ton of […]

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Kihei Drainage Plan – Will it resolve our flooding and runoff problems?

Have you seen this proposed plan? It is right here to read 6/6/2017 #kihei The Maui Department of Public Works and Engineering Management (DPW) has at long last published a “pre-final report” for the “Kihei Drainage Master Plan, Waiakoa Gulch to Kilohana Drive”. The report is dated November 2016 but KCA received a copy on […]

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State Agency Meeting on Marine Water Testing Almost Ignored Last Evening

6/28/17 #kihei With public announcement starting almost one month prior and updates posted on this board throughout the month on what we take as a very hot topic and concern not only on the South side, but all over the coast, the turn out for the Department of Health, Clean Water Branch (DOH-CWB) presentation was […]

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What do you do with Ahihi Kina’u now?

Project to clear fragile land of spent munitions 6/29/17 #kihei Last evening at Lokalani Middle school in central Kihei a small group of concerned guys from South Maui and beyond assembled at the invitation of the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACE). The purpose of the meeting was to explain the remediation project for […]

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Wait. WHAT??? WITHDRAW!!South Maui Gardens Project gets required Planning Commission approval to proceed

6/29/17  Many questions are answered and more  information offered in two articles in Maui News-  SEE BELOW! UPDATE  This is a new one for us. Several hours after obtaining the go ahead from the County Planning Commission on their project, we have been advised National Land Company, LLC decided to withdraw the project from proceeding. […]

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Maui MPO Policy Board Meeting Thursday

6/22/17 #kihei This morning we submitted testimony to the Maui Metropolitan Organization (MPO) board on two items, both of which focused on the West side. Huh? Well the agenda identified them as West Maui, but our intent was to relate them both to the South side. Item IV, d. addressed the first meeting of the […]

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WHAT ELSE is happening around Kulanihakoi River Gulch?

6/24/17 Ask & you shall receive. The purple pipes have arrived UPDATE 6/21/17   Alpha continues the R-1 water line project. County DPW is exploring the work in the river gulch area as KCA files as RFS. ANOTHER UPDATE 6/17/17    #kihei We get more questions but have few answers about what is occurring in this […]

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