WHAT: County of Maui Disaster Area Restrictions will be lifted for owners and residents with vehicle passes from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning Monday, Oct. 9, and Tuesday, Oct. 10, in Zones 3A, 3B and 3C.
WHEN: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. MONDAY 10/9/23 and TUESDAY 10/10/23
WHERE: Restrictions will be LIFTED for the following RESIDENTIAL ZONES: ZONES 3A, 3B & 3C: WAHIKULI RD., AINAKEA RD., FLEMING RD.
RE-ENTRY VEHICLE PASS DISTRIBUTION: Vehicle pass applications and on-site distribution for Zones 3A, 3B and 3C will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6 and Saturday, Oct.7, at BOTH Lahaina Civic Center and the County of Maui Kalana O Maui building lobby area.
Re-entry vehicle pass will be required at checkpoint during the first two days of supported residential re-entry. Two vehicle passes will be available per property owner, and two vehicle passes will be available per rental dwelling. After the first two days of supported re-entry, access through the checkpoint will be available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily for area residents with a vehicle pass or ID.
See below for more vehicle pass details. Optional Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kits and instructions for usage will be available from nonprofits during vehicle pass distribution.
ROADWAYS: All roadways to access zones will be clear for residents and property owners. During the first two days of supported re-entry, access to the area will be through Kaniau Road off Honoapiilani Highway: right-turn only.
SAFETY AND ADVISORIES: Once a fire has burned through an area, many dangers may remain. It’s important to be aware of the hazards and to know what to look for when re-entering. For full safety details, visit www.mauirecovers.org. For air quality information, visit https://health.hawaii.gov/mauiwildfires/. County of Maui Department of Water Supply Unsafe Water Advisory remains in effect. For water advisory, visit https://www.mauicounty.gov/water.
SUPPORT: A high level of support will be provided to returning residents during the first two days of re-entry including water, shade, washing stations, portable toilets, medical and mental health care, MauiBus transportation from local hotel shelters and language assistance. Transportation to and from hotel shelters on Maui Bus circulator shuttles will have extended hours on the first two days of supported residential re-entry from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
VEHICLE PASS DETAILS: For residents in zones that have already been cleared for re-entry but who have not yet received a vehicle pass, applications will be available on an on-going basis at Lahaina Civic Center, Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and at the County of Maui Kalana O Maui building lobby area, Wednesday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Property Deed or Title: A property deed or title in your name is one of the most direct ways to demonstrate ownership. This document should clearly show your name as the property owner.
Utility Bills: Utility bills such as electricity, water, or gas bills that are addressed to your name at the property address can serve as proof of residency. These bills should be recent and show consistent usage.
Property Tax Records: Property tax records from the county’s Real Property Tax office that list you as the property owner are strong evidence of ownership. Visit: www.mauipropertytax.com
DETAILS: For details on re-entry to impacted areas; safety information for returning to your property; drinking water and wastewater; maps and data; fire debris removal; recovery phases; financial and housing assistance; and business support, visit www.mauirecovers.org.