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Parks & Rec schedule second public meeting at Kenolio

Get the facts and be part of the solution!   10/11/17 #kihei The County Parks and Recreation Department has announced that the next round of community open houses for the Maui County Parks District Plans will be held this month, and the South Maui one is set for 5:00 PM on Friday, October 27 at […]

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Parks and Rec “open house” very well attended on Thursday

Claims it was “secret, poorly located, scarce parking” all proved false 9/14/17 # kihei When we arrived about 15 minutes before announced commencement this evening there were already about 20 guys checking the displays and submitting comments. Due to the nature of an open house, there was no way to count attendance as individuals and […]

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Meeting in Kihei this Thursday—We Need an Updated South Maui Parks Master Plan

Public Invited to Open House for District Park Plans 9/12  We are seeing a lot of misinformation and unsubstantiated claims about the aquatic center. It is of no value. Who gave you the information & what is their source? 9/3/17 #kihei Do we have enough parks ? Enough facilities at our parks? What can make […]

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WHEN is the public meeting on South Kihei Road addressing controversial parking lot project??

9/12/17  4:30 At the lot** Is that question familiar? Was it asked right here last March? See below! 9/5/17 #kihei Today we have the answer: it will be Tuesday September 12 at 4:30 PM. So what we had expected last May or June to be an official County Council LUC meeting finally materializes in September […]

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Parking Lot, Parks & Rec and Homelessness This Week in Kihei

Meetings from Tuesday through Saturday and then KCA next Tuesday 9/11/17 #kihei Several local major concerns will be addressed right here in Kïhei this week, starting tomorrow afternoon 9/12 at 4:30PM with plans to change the popular beach parking lot near Keawakapu Beach – SEE http://gokihei.org/environment/when-is-the-public-meeting-on-south-kihei-road-addressing-controversial-parking-lot-project. Then Thursday 9/14 between 5:00 and 7:30PM is the […]

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KIHEI GYM FINALLY BREAKS GROUND AT COMMUNITY PARK THIS MORNING

8/31/17 #KIHEI At long last this morning at about 9:00AM the last community without a county gym is joining everyone else and at some point we will have the newest gym in the county. The traditional ceremony of officials, interspersed with speeches, was the order of the morning, and it was something for the community […]

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UPDATE**What about sunscreen containing oxybenzone ? Would you use it when in the ocean? Is it harmful to coral? Are there reasonable alternatives? Should there be legislative action?

For years some segments in the Maui community have stated sunscreen is harming our coral reef system. Have they been right all along? UPDATE  5/23/17  See Maui Now recent article for more information   http://mauinow.com/2017/05/19/reefs-at-risk-the-effects-of-sunscreen-on-hawai%ca%bbis-reefs/  #kihei 4/18/17  Our conclusion concerning this issue: the prudent action is to follow the precautionary principal. Don’t use a suspicious product […]

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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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DO KIHEI’S YOUTH DESERVE A GYM?

Once again this Friday morning, Council will make a potential decision on funding for the Kihei gym. If you are concerned, speak up or call or write or do something! 4/3/17 #kihei Unlike the State DOE High School, the lack of a gym in South Maui cannot be blamed on Honolulu – the responsibility rests […]

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Do you want to pay higher taxes or receive less services? Or maybe charge corporations for naming rights to county park facilities as in the NFL?

3/16/17 #kihei In the past few County Council Budget and Finance Committee meetings, there has been discussion (BF-129) about Concessions and Sponsorships in County Parks & Recreation Facilities. So this is not a specific South Maui concern, but county-wide, but of course the outcome affects all of our parks. As the intent is to establish […]

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