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Posted on: November 25, 2014

Parks Meeting in Hana to Discuss Pa‘ani Mai Park

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The Department of Parks and Recreation has scheduled a public meeting to discuss the future development of Pa‘ani Mai Park in Hana, Maui. The meeting will be held at the Helene Hall meeting room... Read on...

More Info: Paani Mai Park
Posted on: November 24, 2014

“Got Helicopter?” Maui Fire Department's Fire Safety and Services Demonstration this Saturday

Fire safety demonstration

Have you wondered how Firefighters are able to rescue people on land and in the sea? How they can respond to a car accident and cut a car to pieces to get someone trapped inside? Have you wondered how they can respond so... Read on...

Visit the Fire Prevention Bureau webpage
Posted on: November 7, 2014

Workshops at Maui County Business Resource Center Announced for November

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

Visit the Business Resource Center webpage
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: 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 25, 2014

Weekend Work on Wells Street Reconstruction Designed to Minimize Traffic Impacts

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – Road reconstruction on Wells Street in Wailuku will be taking place on the weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) beginning Saturday, September 27, 2014. Work will take place from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.... Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Lahaina Paunau Subdivision Pavement Preservation Project to Begin

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 30, 2014

Lahaina Paunau Subdivision Pavement Preservation Project to Begin

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The Department of Public Works is notifying motorists that sealcoat... Read on...

Visit the Highways Division Webpage...
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
Posted on: June 6, 2014

GMO moratorium petition gets required number of signatures

For Immediate Release: June 6, 2014

Press Release by:
Danny Mateo, County ClerkOffice of the County Clerk (www.mauicounty.gov/clerk)
County of MauiContact: (808) 270-7748

GMO moratorium petition gets required... Read on...

Certificate of Results - Supplemental Petition
Posted on: May 5, 2014

Budget and Finance Committee completes review of fiscal year 2015 budget

For Immediate Release: May 5, 2014

Press Release by:
Councilmember Mike White Budget and Finance Committee (www.mauicounty.gov/committees/BF)
Maui County Council

Budget and Finance Committee completes review of... Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2014

Budget and Finance Committee approves $604 million fiscal year 2015 budget

For Immediate Release: May 3, 2014

Press Release by:
Councilmember Mike White, ChairBudget and Finance Committee (www.mauicounty.gov/committees/BF)

Budget and Finance Committee approves $604 million fiscal year... Read on...

Posted on: March 21, 2014

Committee recommends passage of bill to create tobacco-free parks and beaches

For Immediate Release: March 21, 2014

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

Committee recommends passage of... Read on...

Posted on: March 19, 2014

Schedule announced for council budget meetings

For Immediate Release:
March 19, 2014

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

Schedule announced for council budget meetings

WAILUKU, Hawaii-- The Budget and Finance... Read on...

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

Councilmember Hokama introduces resolution to support naming new Kihei school after Patsy Mink

For Immediate Release:
January 31, 2014

Press release by: Councilmember G. Riki Hokama
Maui County Council

Councilmember Hokama introduces resolution to support naming new Kihei school after Patsy Mink

WAILUKU,... Read on...

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: December 6, 2013

Mateo appointed as County Clerk

Danny Mateo County Clerk

For Immediate Release: December 6, 2013

Press release by:
Council Chair Gladys C. BaisaMaui County Council

Mateo appointed as County Clerk

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawaii – The Maui County Council adopted Resolution 13-144... Read on...

Council Chair Gladys Baisa's Blog

Civil Defense Announcements

2 Stories
Posted on: November 26, 2014

High Surf Notification 01 - HIGH SURF ADVISORY

The National Weather Service has issued a HIGH SURF ADVISORY for NORTH AND EAST FACING SHORES of MOLOKAI and MAUI which is in effect until 6 p.m. Thursday.

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area, producing rip currents and localized beach erosion.

EFFECTS: An incoming north northeast swell is stronger than expected prompting a... Read on...

Posted on: November 25, 2014

Civil Defense Notification #01 - SIREN TEST

The monthly statewide test of the outdoor warning system and the Emergency Alert System has been rescheduled from Monday, December 1, 2014 to Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 11:45 a.m.

Emergency management officials rescheduled December’s test to avoid conflicts with inauguration activities at the State Capitol.

For more information, contact Maui Civil Defense Agency at 270-7285.


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Posted on: June 6, 2014

GMO moratorium petition gets required number of signatures

For Immediate Release: June 6, 2014

Press Release by:
Danny Mateo, County ClerkOffice of the County Clerk (www.mauicounty.gov/clerk)
County of MauiContact: (808) 270-7748

GMO moratorium petition gets required... Read on...

Certificate of Results - Supplemental Petition
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

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