Author: Mike Moran

TUESDAY! THIS ONE WAS NOT SO EASY; FINAL CANDIDATE FORUM SET FOR OCTOBER 16, 6:30 PM

Two Important County Council Races – Meet the Candidates 10/16 In this century, every other year being an election year, we have had candidate forums as part of public general membership meetings. Numerous formats were tried (remember the speed dating ones? the multiple community association ones?). But for the last few cycles, our membership and the general community expressed that the forum be local, structured and live, so we have followed that format this year, & feedback was very positive for the first two, just calling for more of the same, so the all volunteer board agreed to this...

Read More

Kamaole Beach Park I Makai Parking Lot to Close for Upgrades

  Kamaole Beach Park I Makai Parking Lot to Close for Upgrades   WAILUKU, Maui – The South Maui Parking Lots Improvements Project will impact parking at several lots during upgrades, starting with Kamaole Beach Park I makai side Oct. 22 through Nov. 2; and Nov. 13 for final restriping. Park users are asked to be aware of construction activities and follow all posted signage, the county Department of Parks & Recreation said.   The Kamaole I mauka parking lot at the intersection of Alanui Ke Alii and South Kihei Road  will remain open during this time.   Awarded...

Read More

Kaiwahine Village 100% Truly Affordable Rental Project – THIRD TIME WAS THE CHARM!

Twice delayed by hurricanes that never hit Kihei, today it was all blue skies and happiness all around Kaiwahine 10/4/18 #kihei  With Governor David Ige as a special guest, the site blessing kicked off just after 11:30 AM, even though land clearing and grubbing began over a week ago. Kihei and perhaps all of Maui is looking forward to a really affordable rental housing project which will remain so at least this century while expecting move-ins by 2020. The speeches were refreshingly brief, and we truly appreciate the kind words expressed for us by Council Member Kelly King and...

Read More

NOW is the time: what do you believe is needed concerning multimodal transportation in Kihei

Cutoff for input is Halloween 10/31/18 10/05/18 #kihei We have reported on the Kihei Sub Area Transportation Study conducted by the Maui County Public Works since its inception last year. They now have reached the point in the process with online outreach to the community, so here is your opportunity to express your needs, The online open house is ready for public review and feedback.  To access the site, please use the link on the County of Maui, Department of Public Works website. Here is the direct link: https://ch2mhill.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Cascade/index.html?appid=b295f7b5e70b4331888e69d4f4eb4083&folderid=a812cf232b8a4de1ad97519170728a16 Scroll WAY down to the bottom & click here to provide...

Read More

KULANIHAKOI RIVER CROSSING PLAN FRONT PAGE MAUI NEWS

                KCA appreciates the Maui News seeking our input on this controversial county government project. For some historical perspective, see  : http://gokihei.org/?s=Kulanihakoi+bridge    October 07, 2018      Bridge project is delayed Controversial plan that drew resident criticism could now take years LOCAL NEWS OCT 7, 2018 MELISSA TANJI Staff Writer mtanji@mauinews.com           A truck passes over the Kulanihakoi bridge in this photo taken in June. The county’s plan to replace the four bridge culverts with six, along with a concrete bridge structure, ran into community opposition and new flood...

Read More

Next Community Meeting

October 16, 2018

6:30 To 8:00 at Saint Theresa Church at 25 West Lipoa Street.

We will be continuing our forums with 2018 election candidates, this time focusing on two of the races for County Council: Alan Arakawa and Tasha Kama for Kahului, and Stacy Crivello and  Keani Rawlins-Fernandez for Molokai (remember that all registered voters can and should vote in all Council races). Come hear what they stand for, ask questions, be an enlightened voter!

Membership not required but encouraged, as are donations for Food Bank.

Get Involved

What’s Up

KCA NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT TO SHAPE OUR FUTURE! JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!
HAVE TIME AND A DESIRE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE? KCA BOARD WANTS NEW VOLUNTEERS TO HELP WITH PROJECTS AND CARRY THE TORCH INTO THE FUTURE. PLEASE CONTACT KCA TO ASK HOW YOU CAN BE OF SERVICE TO OUR COMMUNITY.

Check out Dick Mayer's presentation on development planned for South Maui on this page.

Have a question about something you saw in Kihei? Check the KCA website! If the answer isn't already there, leave a post.


MAHALO TO OUR BUSINESS MEMBERS! If you want a link to your business website, email us.