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Posted on: July 28, 2015

Lahaina Wastewater Overflow

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawaii – The County of Maui’s Department of Environmental Management reported that a wastewater overflow of approximately 5,000 gallons occurred on July 27, 2015 at the Lahaina Pump Station No. 2 along North... Read on...

Posted on: July 27, 2015

Molokai Landfill Partial Closure July 28 - August 1, 2015

Due to insufficient manpower, the Molokai Landfill will close at 1:00 p.m. from July 28 to August 1, 2015. The closures are necessary as the department must be able to ensure safe operations and meet the minimum State... Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2015

5th Friday Returns to Lanai for July Town Party

Lanai 5th Friday

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development (OED) announced today a special incentive to urge Maui residents and visitors to support Lanai businesses by attending the upcoming 5th Friday Town Party in... Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2015

Old Wailuku Pool Closed Due to Bad Leak

Wailuku, Maui - The Department of Parks and Recreation has closed the Old Wailuku Pool due to a leak. Park staff noticed the leak yesterday (July 23) and measured a seven inch water loss over a 12 hour period.

It is... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2015

Hana Landfill Partial Closure July 28, 2015

Due to insufficient manpower, the Hana Landfill will close today (July 28, 2015) at 1 p.m. The closure is necessary as the department must be able to ensure safe operations and meet the minimum State Department of Health... Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2015

Hina/Papa Intersection Converted into an All-Way Stop

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release

July 15, 2015

Hina/Papa Intersection Converted into an All-Way Stop

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – On Friday, July 17, the intersection of Hina Avenue and West Papa Avenue... Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2015

Busted Fire Hydrant Affects Water Pressure for Wailuku

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Wailuku, Maui - A motor vehicle crash damaged a fire hydrant and affected water service for Wailuku town this morning. Department of Water Supply crews are on scene and expect to have the problem repaired by 1 p.m.

At... Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2015

Maui County Property Appraisers Featured in Video

Wailuku, Maui - Maui County property tax bills will be going out later this month and to help taxpayers understand the process, the Real Property Assessment Division is featuring a new video on their webpage. The video is on... Read on...

Posted on: July 8, 2015

Kaupo Customers Asked to Conserve Water

July 8, 2015

PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Deputy Director’s Office, 270-7834
paul.meyer@co.maui.hi.us

NOTICE: Kaupo Customers Asked to Conserve Water

Due to lack of... Read on...

Posted on: July 2, 2015

Important Flood Risk Meetings Held for Kihei, Waikapu, Kaunakakai and South Shore Molokai Residents


WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The County of Maui, State Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) and the Federal Emergency Management... Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2015

July Workshops at Maui County Business Resource Center Announced

PRESS RELEASE
July 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July Workshops at Maui County Business Resource Center Announced

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The County of Maui Mayor’s Office of Economic Development today... Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2015

New Lights to be Installed at Keopuolani Soccer Field

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The County of Maui Dept. of Parks and Recreation today announced a construction project to install lights at the Keopuolani Park Soccer Field #4 will commence July 6, 2015. Construction areas at... Read on...

More info: Keopuolani Park
Posted on: June 12, 2015

Fencing Improvements to Begin at Rice Park

Rice Park

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The County of Maui Department of Parks and Recreation today announced that fencing improvements at Harold W. Rice Park in Kula will begin on Wednesday, June 17, 2015. The project is expected to be... Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Maui County Ocean Safety Guide Now Available

Ocean Safety Guide

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – Thanks to a collaborative effort by County, State and Federal officials, Maui County now has a comprehensive Ocean Safety Guide available online so that anyone can easily download or print the... Read on...

View Ocean Safety guide, video
Posted on: May 14, 2015

ADA Improvements at Hookipa Beach Park to Begin Monday

Hookipa Beach Park

- Access to beach areas, parking to remain open during facility closures

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The Department of Parks and Recreation today announced that construction on ADA Improvements at Hookipa Beach Park will... Read on...

More info: Hookipa Beach Park
Posted on: April 17, 2015

Residents Urged to Complete Disaster Preparedness Survey

Hazard Mitigation

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – As part of County’s process of updating its 2010 Hazard Mitigation Plan, the Maui Civil Defense Agency would like to invite all residents to participate in a survey to see how prepared they are for a... Read on...

Click here for the Disaster Preparedness Survey
Posted on: February 24, 2015

Vendor Applications, Sponsors Now Being Accepted for 2nd Annual Made In Maui County Festival

2014 Made in Maui County Festival

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – The Mayor’s Office of Economic Development announced today that vendor applications and sponsorship forms are now available for the 2nd Annual Made in Maui County Festival, which will be open to the... Read on...

Visit the Made in Maui County Festival Website

Civil Defense Announcements

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Posted on: July 29, 2015

HIGH SURF ADVISORY - South Facing Shores of Maui County

The National Weather Service has CANCELLED the HIGH SURF ADVISORY for the SOUTH FACING SHORES of MAUI COUNTY.

EFFECTS: Surf along the south facing shores have lowered to below advisory levels.

PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES: BEACHGOERS, SWIMMERS AND SURFERS SHOULD CONTINUE TO USE CAUTION WHEN ENTERING THE WATER.

INFORMATION: This... Read on...



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