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Erosion of South Kihei Road

WILL SOUTH KIHEI ROAD (SKR) LAST UNTIL (IF?) THE NORTH SOUTH COLLECTOR ROAD IS COMPLETED? UPDATE  2/21/18   JUST THREE MONTHS SINCE THE INITIAL COLLAPSE, MORE RAIN, MORE EROSION   12/21/17 #kihei As decades  pass without ever achieving connectivity of the various segments of the North-South Collector Road (NSCR), for a variety of reasons over this […]

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Perpetual flooding at section of South Kihei Road causes deterioration

ROAD FRONTING MAUI LU RESORT FINALLY GIVES OUT  DUE TO NEAR CONSTANT FLOODING CONDITION AS KULANIHAKOI RIVER CONDITION WORSENS ANNUALLY  UPDATE 2/21/18. Good job by County DPW already filled in the holes. But when will there be some actions to prevent this recurring concern?   2/20/2018 #kihei After years of reporting flooding near the intersection of […]

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KCA Travels to the State Capitol to Testify

UPDATE 2/17/18  Postponed now until WED 2/21. The measure , now SB3095 SD1 was weakened when approved on 2/14. Our new testimony  asks that the community alerts are  reinstated. What does yours say? UPDATE 2/16/18 THE BILL WILL BE AT THE NEXT SENATE JOINT COMMITTEE, .EDU/WAM, ON TUESDAY 2/20 AT 10:00 AM. You can submit […]

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COUNTY COMMITTEE APPROVES PURCHASE OF NORTH KIHEI SHORELINE PROPERTY

UPDATE  2/13/18. COMMITTEE APPROVED THE PURCHASE AT THE EXPECTED REDUCED PRICE NEGOTIATED. Next step in what is done with the land. Stay tuned. Council’s Budget Committee just wants to negotiate purchase price, but agrees on buying land 1/30/18 #kihei This morning when this item on the agenda was discussed by the members, no one spoke against […]

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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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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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First 2018 Membership Meeting addresses three issues

  Cultural Signage, Progress at New Charter School, and County Governance at this week’s KCA meeting 1/17/18 #kihei While the turnout of about 55 at the Charter School last evening was lower than we had expected, the guys who could not make it missed a great meeting. We understand one factor was State Ledge opening […]

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SPEAK UP THIS MORNING (TUESDAY) ON COUNTY PURCHASE OF NORTH KIHEI SHORELINE PROPERTY

Hot topic now before Council’s Budget Committee 1/24/18 #kihei This morning the agenda was posted for the 9:00 AM committee hearing on 1/30/18 on this proposed purchase – Item BF-123. For details on the proposed purchase, see our previous announcement from Jan. 7. Spread the word, make your decision and testify via email or in person […]

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Kihei Sub-area Transportation Study

              Citizens Advisory Committee has second meeting 1/12/18 #kihei Last evening at the Kihei Community Center, the second of the CAC meetings on this item of great concern to our organization commenced at 6:00 PM. The two hour meeting is hosted by CH2M (now Jacobs), the firm contracted by […]

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North Kihei open space?

Better late than never action now proposed for North Kihei open space? 1/7/18 #kihei Several years ago when we noted activity at some of the last remaining open spaces in Kihei along South Kihei Road (makai) we asked a county official why were they allowing more shoreline development and why not purchase the land to […]

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