Posted on: August 15, 2017

Staff Shortage Disrupts Refuse Pickups in Kula

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

August 15, 2017

Staff Shortage Disrupts Refuse Pickups in Kula

 

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Dept. of Environmental Management, Solid Waste Division, announced that due to a staff...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Immigrant Service Division – Lanai Office New Hours

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

August 15, 2017

Immigrant Service Division – Lanai Office New Hours

 

LANAI CITY, Lanai, Hawai`i – The County of Maui Department of Housing and Human Concerns, Immigrant Service Division, announc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 14, 2017

Central Landfill, Olowalu Recycling & Refuse Center Open for Regular Hours Today

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Dept. of Environmental Management announced that the Central Landfill and the Olowalu Recycling and Refuse Convenience Center are both open for regular hours today.

The Central Landfill was cl...

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Visit the Dept. of Environmental Management Webpag Press Releases
Posted on: August 11, 2017

Investigation Initiated for Damaged Wailuku Force Main

Wailuku, Maui - Maui County is looking into what damaged a 20 inch force main that sent tens of thousands of gallons of untreated sewage into the ocean yesterday.

The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) first became aware of the force main damage ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 9, 2017

E-Cycling Now Open Through September 30th for Computer-Related Items

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – The Maui County-sponsored Electronics Recycling Program, E-Cycling, will be open through Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 to accept limited types of items including computers, monitors, keyboards and mouse controllers....

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

August Workshops at Maui County Business Resource Center Announced

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

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Visit the Maui Business Resource Center webpage Press Releases
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Maui County Registration for Learn To Swim Classes

Wailuku, Maui - Free Learn to Swim classes for both adults and children are available for registration this month. Classes are available for adults levels I, II and III, and for parent/child levels I, II and III.

Registration dates and locations are as fol...

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Press Releases
Posted on: August 2, 2017

DEPARTMENT OF WATER SUPPLY CUSTOMER SATISFACTION SURVEY

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i -- The Department of Water Supply (DWS) is announcing the release of a Customer Satisfaction Survey that will be sent to all of its customers along with August water bills. The Survey is also available online at www.mauiwater.org an...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

CONTINUATION OF STAGE 1 WATER SHORTAGE

CONTINUATION OF STAGE 1 WATER SHORTAGE

 

The Department of Water Supply (DWS) is continuing its declaration of a Stage 1 water shortage in the Upcountry district due to reduced surface water flow and an ongoing dry weather forecast for the summer a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Department of Parks & Recreation Free Pickleball Tournament

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

July 31, 2017

Department of Parks & Recreation Free Pickleball Tournament

 

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Parks & Recreation Department will be hosting a free pickleball tou...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Vendors Sought for Biweekly Maui County Wellness Market

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

July 28, 2017

Vendors Sought for Biweekly Maui County Wellness Market

Wailuku, Maui - Due to high demand, the Maui County's Wellness Market will continue on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month beginning on August 3, 201...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 26, 2017

Kihei Satellite DMVL Office Reopens after Improvements Completed

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KIHEI, Maui, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Department of Finance, Division of Motor Vehicles and Licensing (DMVL), announced that its Kihei Satellite DMVL Office has reopened for business today after the completion of improvements at th...

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Visit the DMVL Webpage Press Releases
Posted on: July 26, 2017

One-Lane Road Closures in Kaupo Expected through September 1st as Pavement Preservation Continues

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – The Department of Public Works announced that traffic closures related to pavement preservation work in Kaupo have switched to one-lane, rather than full closures. The contraflow measures are expected to contin...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 24, 2017

CONTINUATION OF STAGE 1 WATER SHORTAGE

CONTINUATION OF STAGE 1 WATER SHORTAGE

The Department of Water Supply (DWS) is continuing its declaration of a Stage 1 water shortage in the Upcountry district due to reduced surface water flow and an ongoing dry weather forecast for the summer and fall. &...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2017

Lahaina Liquor Control Office Closed Until Further Notice

Wailuku, Maui -  Due to a staff shortage, the Department of Liquor Control, Administrative Services office at the West Maui Senior Center in Lahaina will be closed until further notice.

During this time those needing to take liquor certification e...

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Press Releases
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Waipuilani Park Restrooms and Parking Lot Closed During Irrigation System Installation

Wailuku, Maui - Waipuilani Park restroom facilities and parking lot will be closed from July 5 to the end of August so that contractors can install a new irrigation system.

Park users are asked to stay away from construction areas so crews can do the trenc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 20, 2017

***UPDATE*** Makawao Avenue Street Repairs Delayed Until Further Notice

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

June 20, 2017

***UPDATE*** Makawao Avenue Street Repairs Delayed Until Further Notice

Makawao Avenue Street Repairs

Wailuku, MAUI - Makawao Avenue will be closed from Mahola Street near Eddie Tam Gymnasium, to the southern i...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 14, 2017

Kahekili Highway Repair Project to Begin on July 10

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – The County of Maui Department of Public Works Highways Division announced today that necessary stabilization work on a deteriorating portion of Kahekili Highway is scheduled to begin on July 10, 2017. The work is schedul...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2017

Construction Begins to Replace Waiale Park Playground Equipment

Wailuku, Maui - The Department of Parks & Recreation will begin construction to demolish and replace the existing playground equipment at Waiale Park on Thursday, March 30, 2017.

The project will also include installing a new playground surface and add...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Baldwin Avenue Rehabilitation Project, Phase II to Begin

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Department of Public Works announced that the Baldwin Avenue Rehabilitation Project, Phase II, is scheduled to start on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

The project includes pavement reconstruction o...

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Press Releases

Posted on: August 14, 2017

West Maui Disaster Plan Meeting - August 17, 5:30 p.m. at the Lahaina Civic Center Main Hall

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The West Maui Taxpayers Association, working with Maui Emergency Management Agency, the Pacific Disaster Center and State Emergency Management Agency, is facilitating a series of community meetings to develop a West Maui disaster plan.

This month, our guest speaker from HI-EMA (Hawaii Emergency Management Agency) will be presenting on Community Resource Mapping. This workshop will offer guidance for defining individual skills and community resources that could assist in disaster prepare...

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Emergency Management Agency Announcements

Posted on: August 15, 2017

Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

OnTuesday, August 15, 2017 at approximately 02:00 p.m., a Motor Vehicle Collision
occurred on Makena Alanui Road south of Kaukahi Street in Makena.  The collision occurred as a black 2016 HuzhouDaixi Zhenhua Moped was traveling north-bound o...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Unauthorized Control Propelled Vehicle

Joshua Arruiza

On
August 14, 2017 at about 11:30 a.m., Kihei Patrol officers were following a stolenvehicle traveling on South Kihei. 
The
operator of the vehicle refused to obey officer’s orders to stop and droverecklessly toward North Kihei Ro...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 15, 2017

"Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" Campaign

As the end
of summer nears,
the Maui Police Department will be participating in anationwide crackdown on impaired drivers from August 16 to September 4, 2017.  This “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign
is a partnershi...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident

OnMonday, August 14, 2017 at approximately 06:56 p.m., a Motor Vehicle Accident
occurred on Haliimaile Road near Hoomalie Place in Haliimaile.  The accident occurred as a brown 2000Chevrolet Tahoe multi-purpose vehicle was traveling...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Unauthorized Entry into Motor Vehicle

Marcus Hersom

On
August 8, 2017, members of the Maui Police Department’s Crime Reduction Unitwere assigned to the Twin Falls area in Haiku in response to numerous reports of
recent car break-ins.  While they werethere, a male was observed reach...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 8, 2017

Robbery in the First Degree

Cianna Cruz Wallace

On June 7, 2017 at about 9 p.m., a cashier at the Chevron
gas station located at 3425 Old Haleakala Highway in Pukalani reported beingrobbed at gunpoint.  An unidentified female
came into the store of the gas station and pointed a handgun at ...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Promoting a Detrimental Drug in the Second Degree

On Friday, August 4, 2017, Kihei Patrol officers, in a
collaborated effort with officers from the Plans & Training Section,Juvenile Crime Prevention Division and the Crime Reduction Unit conducted an
operation targeting street-level drug dealing w...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Maui Police Department Accreditation

2017 CALEA Conference

UPDATE: The reaccreditation process is every three years.  The last award given to the Maui Police Department was on August 3, 2014.  With this recent award, the Maui Police Department enters into CALEA's four-year accreditation cycle. &...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Battle of the Badges Food Drive

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On
Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., members of the Maui PoliceDepartment’s Traffic Section organized a free car wash at the former Kmart location
parking lot.  Donations of food items andcash were accepted. ...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Joint Agency Emergency Preparedness Exercise

Members of the Maui Police Department and staff at Iao School will be
participating in a one-day Joint Agency Emergency Preparedness Exercise.<_o3a_p>

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The exercise will be conducted on Monday, August 7, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.until 11:30 a.m. at Iao Scho...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Joint Agency Emergency Preparedness Exercise

Members of the Maui Police Department and staff at King’s Cathedral will
be participating in a one-day Joint Agency Emergency Preparedness Exercise.<_o3a_p>

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The exercise will be conducted on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 9:00a.m. until 10:30...

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MPD Press Releases
Posted on: August 3, 2017

DKIST Protest

OnWednesday, August 2, 2017, a convoy of vehicles transporting equipment for the
new solar telescope to the summit of Haleakala was met by a large group of protestorsat the intersection of Haleakala Highway and Kekaulike Highway.<_o3a_p>

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As a result...

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MPD Press Releases

Posted on: August 10, 2017

CONTINUATION OF STAGE 1 WATER SHORTAGE

The Department of Water Supply (DWS) is continuing its declaration of a Stage 1 water shortage in the Upcountry district due to reduced surface water flow and an ongoing dry weather forecast for the summer and fall.  The Stage 1 water shortage be...

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Water Department