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Posted on: July 22, 2014

Lahaina Sign Design Guidelines Workshop

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release

July 22, 2014

Lahaina Sign Design Guidelines Workshop

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – Maui County staff members representing the Planning Department and Cultural Resources... Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2014

Second-Round Small Business Revitalization Grant Program Announced for Lanai

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release

July 21, 2014

Press Release by:Mayor’s Office of Economic Development

Second-Round Small Business Revitalization Grant Program Announced for Lanai

WAILUKU, MAUI,... Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2014

Registration for Girls Softball

The Department of Parks and Recreation's South Maui district would like to announce the beginning of registration for their girls softball program. The program will start in August and is open to all interested girls ages... Read on...

Posted on: July 16, 2014

Committee to visit proposed relocation sites for county service center

County Service Center

For Immediate Release:
July 16, 2014

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

Committee to visit proposed relocation sites for county service center

WAILUKU, Hawaii – On... Read on...

Site inspection meeting agenda
Posted on: July 15, 2014

Tie-in of New Well Affects Water Supply in Central/South Maui

Tie-in of New Well Affects Water Supply in Central/South Maui

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, Shaft 33 and Iao Well will be shut down for 14 hours while contractors work on connecting the new Wailuku Well to the water... Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2014

Hokama installed as NACo president, highlights transportation and infrastructure

NACo President Riki Hokama

For Immediate Release:
July 14, 2014

Press Release by:Gladys C. Baisa, Chair
Maui County Council

Hokama installed as NACo president, highlights transportation and infrastructure

NEW ORLEANS – Maui County... Read on...

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS
Posted on: July 13, 2014

PHOTO: Maui County receives national award for civic engagement

NACo's Achievement Award

For Immediate Release: July 13, 2014

PHOTO RELEASE by:
Council Chair Gladys Baisa, Maui County Council

NEW ORLEANS - National Association of Counties President Linda Langston today presented Council Chair Gladys... Read on...

PHOTO
Posted on: July 11, 2014

Development Services Administration Closed for Training July 28

PRESS RELEASE
July 11, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Development Services Administration Closed for Training July 28

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i - The Department of Public Works, Development Services Administration... Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2014

Keawakapu Beach Parking Lot Closure

PRESS RELEASE
July 10, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Keawakapu Beach Parking Lot Closure

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i - Keawakapu Beach parking lot will be closed due to paving work at the bottom of Kilohana Drive... Read on...

Posted on: July 8, 2014

Guzman introduces bill to allow child care homes in the agricultural district

For Immediate Release: July 8, 2014

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

Guzman introduces bill to allow child care homes in the... Read on...

Councilmember Don S. Guzman's blog
Posted on: July 3, 2014

Kihei Aquatics Center Repair & Maintenance

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – Repair and maintenance work will be closing down the locker room area of the Kihei Aquatic Center from July 7th to Aug 8th, in preparation for the Jr. Pan Pacific Swimming Championships.

Various... Read on...

Posted on: July 3, 2014

Reminder: War Memorial Stadium Closed for First Half of July

Construction at War Memorial Stadium from July 1 to July 15 means the public will not be able to access the stadium during that time. The stadium will be reopened on July 16, with the area of construction closed off while... Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2014

Workshops at Maui County Business Resource Center Announced for July

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

Maui County Busines Resource Ctr. Webpage
Posted on: June 27, 2014

First Flashing Yellow Arrow Traffic Signal in the State Goes Live in Kahului Next Week

Intersection

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – Maui motorists are advised that a new type of traffic signal – a flashing yellow arrow (FYA) – has been installed in Kahului at the corner of West Kamehameha and Kane avenues. It is the first of its... Read on...

View the Instructional Video
Posted on: June 26, 2014

Low-Interest Bond Sale Generates Millions in Savings

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – Finance Director Danny Agsalog today announced that low interest rates for Maui County have generated millions of dollars in savings for taxpayers. The lower interest rates are due to the County’s... Read on...

More Info: Maui County General Obligation Bonds
Posted on: June 20, 2014

Free Pool Fitness Classes, Lunch-Hour Lap Swim Offered at County Pools

Pool Fitness Class

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The Department of Parks and Recreation’s Aquatics Division announced that ongoing pool fitness classes are being offered on a drop-in basis, no reservations required. All classes are free and open to... Read on...

View the Aquatics Division Webpage
Posted on: June 19, 2014

Budget Constraints to Impact Solid Waste Services in the New Fiscal Year

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui Department of Environmental Management would like to notify all Maui County refuse account holders, refuse haulers, contractors and all those utilizing our Maui County Landfills... Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2014

County’s “Very Strong” Credit Rating Reaffirmed by Three Bond Agencies

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai‘i – Mayor Alan Arakawa today announced the newly confirmed credit ratings for the County of Maui’s Series 2014 General Obligation Bonds as Aa1/AA+/AA+ by the three major rating agencies, Moody’s,... Read on...

More Info: Maui County General Obligation Bonds
Posted on: June 14, 2014

Maui County wins national award for civic engagement

For Immediate Release:
June 14, 2014

Press Release by:Gladys C. Baisa, Chair
Maui County Council

Maui County wins national award for civic engagement

WAILUKU, Hawaii - The National Association of Counties has... Read on...

Council Chair Gladys Baisa's blog
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: June 6, 2014

Amendments to Maui Island Plan implementation program referred to committee

For Immediate Release:
June 6, 2014

Press Release by:Councilmember Donald G. Couch, Jr.
Maui County Council

Amendments to Maui Island Plan implementation program referred to committee

WAILUKU, Hawaii –... Read on...

Councilmember Donald G. Couch Jr.'s blog
Posted on: May 14, 2014

Prescription medication discount card free for residents

NACo Prescription Drug

For Immediate Release:
May 14, 2014

Press Release by:Councilmember Michael P. Victorino
Maui County Council

Prescription medication discount card free for residents

WAILUKU, Hawaii – A free discount card for... Read on...

Councilmember Michael P. Victorino's blog
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: April 16, 2014

Council to consider renaming Kahului Pool and Upcountry field after youth mentors

For Immediate Release:
April 16, 2014

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

WAILUKU, Hawaii – The Maui... Read on...

Councilmember Don S. Guzman's blog
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
Posted on: October 15, 2013

Planning Committee to hold district meetings to receive input on Home Business Bill

District Meetings

For Immediate Release: October 15, 2013

Press Release by:
Councilmember Donald G. Couch, Jr. Chair, Planning Committee (www.mauicounty.gov/committees/PC)

Planning Committee to hold district meetings to... Read on...

Councilmember Don Couch's Blog
Posted on: September 16, 2013

Hawaii’s mayors and council members unite, agree to advance counties’ interests at State Capitol

HSAC Meeting Sept 13

Press Release by:
Councilmember Michael P. Victorino Treasurer, Hawaii State Association of Counties
http://www.mauicounty.gov/Blog.aspx?CID=20

Hawaii’s mayors and council members unite, agree to advance... Read on...

Councilmember Michael Victorino's Blog

Council - Maui County

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Posted on: July 14, 2014

Hokama installed as NACo president, highlights transportation and infrastructure

NACo President Riki Hokama

For Immediate Release:
July 14, 2014

Press Release by:Gladys C. Baisa, Chair
Maui County Council

Hokama installed as NACo president, highlights transportation and infrastructure

NEW ORLEANS – Maui County... Read on...

ADDITIONAL PHOTOS
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: June 6, 2014

Amendments to Maui Island Plan implementation program referred to committee

For Immediate Release:
June 6, 2014

Press Release by:Councilmember Donald G. Couch, Jr.
Maui County Council

Amendments to Maui Island Plan implementation program referred to committee

WAILUKU, Hawaii –... Read on...

Councilmember Donald G. Couch Jr.'s blog
Posted on: May 14, 2014

Prescription medication discount card free for residents

NACo Prescription Drug

For Immediate Release:
May 14, 2014

Press Release by:Councilmember Michael P. Victorino
Maui County Council

Prescription medication discount card free for residents

WAILUKU, Hawaii – A free discount card for... Read on...

Councilmember Michael P. Victorino's blog
Posted on: April 16, 2014

Council to consider renaming Kahului Pool and Upcountry field after youth mentors

For Immediate Release:
April 16, 2014

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

WAILUKU, Hawaii – The Maui... Read on...

Councilmember Don S. Guzman's blog
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
Posted on: October 15, 2013

Planning Committee to hold district meetings to receive input on Home Business Bill

District Meetings

For Immediate Release: October 15, 2013

Press Release by:
Councilmember Donald G. Couch, Jr. Chair, Planning Committee (www.mauicounty.gov/committees/PC)

Planning Committee to hold district meetings to... Read on...

Councilmember Don Couch's Blog
Posted on: October 7, 2013

Public invited to presentation on Central Maui Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan

Kahului Community Town Hall Meeting

For immediate Release: Oct. 7, 2013

Press Release by:
Councilmember Don S. GuzmanMaui County Council

Public invited to presentation on Central Maui Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan

KAHULUI, Hawaii – The public... Read on...

Councilmember Don Guzman's Blog
Posted on: October 1, 2013

Committee seeks public input on multi-family water service rates

Councilmember Michael P. Victorino

For Immediate Release: Oct. 1, 2013

Press release by:
Councilmember Michael P. VictorinoMaui County Council

WAILUKU, Hawaii – The Water Resources Committee will consider water service rates for multi-family... Read on...

Councilmember Michael Victorino's Blog
Posted on: September 27, 2013

Councilmember Victorino appointed Vice Chair of NACo Rural Action Caucus Steering Committee

Councilmember Michael P. Victorino

For Immediate Release: Sept. 27, 2013

Press release by:
Councilmember Michael P. VictorinoMaui County Council

Councilmember Victorino appointed Vice Chair of NACo Rural Action Caucus Steering Committee

WAILUKU... Read on...

Councilmember Michael Victorino's Blog
Posted on: September 26, 2013

Councilmember Cochran confirmed to National Association of Counties steering committee

Councilmember Elle Cochran

Press release by:
Councilmember Elle CochranMaui County Council

Councilmember Cochran confirmed to National Association of Counties steering committee

WAILUKU, Hawaii - Maui County Councilmember Elle Cochran... Read on...

Councilmember Elle Cochran's Blog
Posted on: September 20, 2013

White confirmed to Transportation Steering Committee for National Association of Counties

Councilmember Mike White

For Immediate Release: Sept. 20, 2013

Press release by:
Councilmember Mike WhiteMaui County Council

White confirmed to Transportation Steering Committee for National Association of Counties

WAILUKU, Hawaii –... Read on...

Councilmember Mike White's Blog
Posted on: September 16, 2013

Hawaii’s mayors and council members unite, agree to advance counties’ interests at State Capitol

HSAC Meeting Sept 13

For Immediate Release: Sept. 16, 2013

Press Release by:
Councilmember Michael P. Victorino Treasurer, Hawaii State Association of Counties
http://www.mauicounty.gov/Blog.aspx?CID=20

Hawaii’s mayors and... Read on...

Councilmember Michael Victorino's Blog
Posted on: August 6, 2013

Maui County Council now accessible via social media

Maui County Council Social Media

For Immediate Release
Press Release by:Gladys C. Baisa, Council Chair
www.mauicounty.gov/baisa

Maui County Council now accessible via social media

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawaii – With a Twitter account, a Facebook page... Read on...


Road Notifications

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Posted on: July 22, 2014

Kihei - North Kihei Rd OPEN - 2038 hrs.

North Kihei Road is cleared and open to traffic.



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