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Posted on: December 20, 2014

Wastewater Overflow Occurs in Kihei

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawaii – The County of Maui’s Department of Environmental Management today reported that a wastewater overflow of approximately 500 gallons occurred on the morning of December 20, 2014 on South Kihei Road... Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2014

Public Invited to Attend Mayoral Inauguration January 2nd

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The Mayoral Inauguration Committee today announced that an inauguration celebration will be held Friday, January 2, 2015 at the Maui Tropical Plantation in Waikapu. The inauguration will be broadcast... Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2014

County Offers Fitness Classes for Seniors in West Maui, Lanai

WAILUKU, MAUI – The Maui County Office on Aging will be starting two new sessions of its awarding-winning “EnhanceFitness” classes beginning in January 2015. There is no charge for the program, but a voluntary monthly... Read on...

Visit the Maui County Office on Aging Webpage
Posted on: December 17, 2014

Hana Landfill Partial Closure this Friday, Saturday

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The Department of Environmental Management, Solid Waste Division, today announced that due to insufficient staffing, the Hana Landfill will close at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 19 and Saturday,... Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2014

Workshops at Maui County Business Resource Center Announced for December

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The County of Maui Mayor’s Office of Economic Development today announced its workshops for the month of December. Workshops are presented at the Maui County Business Resource Center, a County of... Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2014

Applications Being Accepted for County Boards and Commissions

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – Mayor Alan Arakawa announced today that applications are now being accepted for Boards, Councils, Commissions and Committees. Responsibilities include hearing public testimony, reviewing policies and... Read on...

View the Boards and Commissions Webpage
Posted on: December 8, 2014

Slurry Sealing to Begin on South Alu Road in Wailuku

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Department of Public Works announced that its Highways Division will be applying slurry sealing to the roadway of South Alu Road December 15-19, 2014 as part of the department’s... Read on...

Visit the Public Works webpage...
Posted on: November 29, 2014

Seal Coating to Begin on Ainakea Road in Lahaina

LAHAINA, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Department of Public Works announced that its Highways Division, Lahaina District, will begin seal coating the roadway of Ainakea Road in December 2014 as part of the department’s... Read on...

More info: Dept. of Public Works
Posted on: October 28, 2014

Updates on Kahekili Highway Paving, Road Closures Now Available Online

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The Department of Public Works announced that updates on road closures and other announcements related to the Kahekili Highway Paving Project are now available online at www.mauicounty.gov/Kahekili.... Read on...

View the Kahekili Updates Webpage
Posted on: November 1, 2014

Purchase of Land for Service Center, Paia Beach Park Expansion Made Official

County acquires beachfront Paia land

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – Mayor Alan Arakawa officially signed the Maui County Service Center purchase agreement with Alexander & Baldwin earlier this week. This purchase will allow the Service Center to remain in Central... Read on...

Posted on: September 19, 2014

Community Meeting to Highlight Third and Final Phase of Kahekili Highway Resurfacing

- Road closures will be in effect as road and shoulder areas widened, runoff controlled

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Department of Public Works, Highways Division, announced that the third and final phase... Read on...

Click here to view MAP of Phase 3 area

Council - Maui County

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Posted on: March 12, 2014

White urges more early walk-in voting locations

Press release by:
Councilmember Mike WhiteMaui County Council

White urges more early walk-in voting locations

WAILUKU, Hawaii – The Maui County Council adopted a resolution yesterday urging the County Clerk to... Read on...

Councilmember Mike White's Blog
Posted on: March 11, 2014

Committee to consider roadside stands, tobacco ban at county parks

Cigarette Butts

For Immediate Release: March 11, 2014

Press Release by:
Councilmember Don S. GuzmanChair, Economic Development, Energy, Agriculture, and Recreation Committee

Committee to consider roadside stands, tobacco ban at... Read on...

Councilmember Don Guzman's Blog
Posted on: March 7, 2014

White urges support for Kalakupua playground restoration

Photo from Save Kalakupua Facebook

For Immediate Release:
March 7, 2014

Press Release by:Councilmember Mike White, Chair
Budget and Finance Committee

White urges support for Kalakupua playground restoration

WAILUKU, Hawaii – A bill to... Read on...

Councilmember Mike White's blog
Posted on: March 7, 2014

Councilmember Guzman proposes streamlining agricultural regulations

For Immediate Release:
March 7, 2014

Press Release by: Councilmember Don S. Guzman, Chair
Economic Development, Energy, Agriculture, and Recreation Committee

Councilmember Guzman proposes streamlining... Read on...

Maui County Council Blog
Posted on: January 31, 2014

Council chairs seek return of projected $72 million hotel tax revenue to counties

Hawaii Council chairs

For Immediate Release:
January 31, 2014

Press release by:Maui County Council Chair Gladys Baisa
Kauai County Council Chair Jay FurfaroHonolulu City Council Chair Ernie Martin
Hawaii County Council Chair J... Read on...

Maui County Council Blog
Posted on: January 23, 2014

Kahoma Village Project deliberations to continue tomorrow

For Immediate Release:
January 23, 2014

Press release by:Don Guzman, Vice-Chair, Land Use Committee
Maui County Council

Kahoma Village Project deliberations to continue tomorrow

WAILUKU, Hawaii – The Land Use... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: January 18, 2014

Public input sought on County’s paratransit services

For Immediate Release:
January 18, 2014

Press release by:Stacy Crivello, Chair, Housing, Human Services and Transportation Committee
Maui County Council

Public input sought on County’s paratransit services... Read on...

Councilmember Stacy Crivello's Blog

Maui County Office On Aging

1 Story
Posted on: December 26, 2013

Better Choices Better Health

Better Choices Better Health is a Chronic Disease Self Management Program from Stanford

All About BCBH

Maui Electric Company

3 Stories
Posted on: December 21, 2014

Maui Electric Restores Power to All Customers in Kualapuu area of Molokai Following Vehicle Accident

Electrical service has been restored to all of customers in the Kualapuu area of Molokai, area, as of 0746, following a vehicle pole accident. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Posted on: December 21, 2014

Maui Electric restores partial power in (area).

Electrical service has been restored to a majority of customers in the part of Kualapuu area Molokai, as of 0703. Maui Electric apologizes for any inconvenience this situation may have caused. Thank you for your patience and... Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2014

Power outage in Kualapuu Area of Molokai

Maui Electric Company would like to inform the public that the Kualapuu Area of Molokai, is experiencing a power outage. Maui Electric is working to identify the cause and restore electrical service as quickly and safely as... Read on...



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