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MAUI MPO POLICY BOARD IS UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT

This morning’s meeting had a new tenor 5/24/18 #kihei This morning we participated at the Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization’s (MPO) Planning Board meeting at 9:00 AM. It has been several months since we were last able, going back to the fall of 2017. We participated in the initial meeting just over two years ago (SEE http://gokihei.org/alternative-transportation/maui-metro-planning-org-maui-mpo-meeting) […]

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UPDATE MARCH 2018–Greenway from SKR up to and under Pi’ilani Highway discussion continues at KCA office this morning.

UPDATE 3/23/18  SITE VISIT/ OPEN HOUSE SET FOR NEXT THURSDAY 3/29/18,  4:45 TO 5:45 PM Land owner’s representatives will be there (in the flat land area off the south shoulder of Kaonoulu Street, just makai of the Kenolio Villas)  to identify the land area and answer questions. As you can see this event is scheduled […]

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Kihei Sub-area Transportation Study

                UPDATE 3/14/18  The THIRD meeting took place this evening but location moved across the street to  the Kihei Elementary School. Our regular representative George Rixey was back in place, along with reps from schools, Youth, and the mauka ranch lands, but none of the other six entities […]

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ALLIANCE informs Maui with info from near and far about planning process

2/26/18 #kihei KCA was on the scene at 6:00 PM this evening at the Kaunoa Senior Service Center to learn about and discuss ”long range planning” at the month’s meeting of the Alliance of Maui Community Associations. Once again KCA had the biggest presence, but the revived Maalaea Association came on strong, while Kula and […]

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Maui MPO Comes to Kihei with News For Our Transportation Needs

South Maui better vote at MPO for our needs or we can be forgotten. February 23 is the cut-off. Click here for the survey and complete. 2/8/18 #kihei KCA was on the scene at 6:00 PM this evening at the Community Center when the Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) offered a survey for the community’s input on […]

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Bicycle Ride in South Maui Saturday, February 10

2/1/18 #kihei This is not a KCA event, but as a very long term supporter of bicycling in our region, we offer this information as a community service. Triangle Ride  Arrive by 7:45 a.m. Ride begins at 8 a.m. Meet at the Target Parking Lot – the parking area closer to Maui Veteran’s Hwy (Mokulele).Pace: 12 […]

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County Council Addresses Multiple Issues and Concerns

KCA addresses Council on issues specific to our region 11/18/17 #kihei Yesterday In chambers, at the meeting of the Council, seven members participated with two excused. Probably the two largest issues of concern were the sand mining moratorium, which was again deferred and the filing of bill 67, which seems to spell the end of […]

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How to Make South Kihei Road safer for walking and cycling?

Actions this morning and plans for the future making South Kihei Road (SKR) in North Kihei safer    11/14/17 #kihei This morning the Highways division of Public Works was out in force removing wind blown sand and debris from SKR makai, which makes this segment between mile marker one and Kaonoulu Road a bit less […]

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A TEMPORARY 0.5% GE TAX SURCHARGE FOR TRANSPORTATION ON MAUI?

UPDATE  10/20/17 MEETING THIS MORNING: THE TOPIC WAS REFERRED TO COMMITTEE Stay tuned 10/15/17 #kihei Most people on Maui seem to agree that we need better transportation infrastructure. When looking at motor vehicle transportation, who does not see the challenge getting over the Pali to the westside? If you head to the North shore, the […]

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Every improvement helps, but we are looking for major ones too

Manini fixes to aid walking & cycling are appreciated 10/23/17 #kihei While we await some positive feedback from County government for two projects near the infamous intersection of South Kihei Road (SKR) and Kaonoulu in North Kihei (SEE http://gokihei.org/environment/email-the-mayor-no-stop-light-or-culvert) we see a positive action this morning to help facilitate a little safer bicycling and walking makai […]

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