Economic Development and Budget Committee

Economic Development and Budget Committee meetings are held in the Council Chamber at 9:00 AM on the Thursday prior to the first and third Friday of each month; however, the schedule is subject to change. The Committee may also periodically schedule site inspections.

Agendas, Minutes, & Other Documents:
View available agendas, minutes for the Economic Development and Budget Committee.

Effective February 21, 2017, the following committee documents such as Items List and Committee Reports are available at Committee meeting agendas and minutes are available on this page and at

Economic Development and Budget Committee duties include reviewing and considering:
    • Financial audits and the finance component of all County grants.
    • Budget, capital program, bond authorizations, intergovernmental agreements with a financial impact on the annual budget, including intergovernmental loans.
    • Taxes, rates, fees, and assessments for inclusion in the budget, except that revenue ordinances may also be considered by other standing committees.
    • Revisions and updates to real property tax ordinances.
    • Business and economic development issues.
    • Operations and performance audits of the Department of Finance, Office of the County Auditor, and Office of the Mayor (Office of Economic Development and Community Development Block Program), including the operational oversight of any grants they administer.
    • Appointment of the County Auditor for a term as specified in the Revised Charter of the County of Maui (1983), as amended; review of the annual Audit Plan issued by the Office of the County Auditor; and review of audit findings and recommendations set forth in written reports of the County Auditor.
    • Implementation of the following General Plan objective: Strengthen the Local Economy.
Committee Staff:
Legislative Analyst, Lesley Milner
Committee Secretary, Yvette Bouthillier
Legislative Attorney, Richard Mitchell

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Voting Members:
Keani N.W. Rawlins-Fernandez,
Kelly T. King,
Riki Hokama
Tasha Kama
Alice L. Lee
Michael J. Molina
Tamara Paltin
Shane M. Sinenci
Yuki Lei K. Sugimura
Contact Information:
Committee E-Mail
Phone: (808) 270-7838
Fax: (808) 270-7686