News Flash

Posted on: January 30, 2023

County of Maui assesses athletic fields, parks after flooding

Baldwin Beach Park, Kanaha Beach Park and athletic fields throughout the County of Maui remained closed Monday, while crews assessed flooding and saturation from three days of heavy rainfall.
In Kihei, Ka Lae Pohaku Beac...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2023

County of Maui Provides Update on Status of Firefighter Injured in Storm Drain

On January 27 a Maui County firefighter was swept into a storm drain while responding to storm conditions impacting residences in Kihei at Oluea Street. The firefighter was retrieved 800 yards away where the storm drain ended near the shoreline at Kulanih...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2023

Second Installment of Real Property Tax Bills Due February 21

The second installment payments of real property tax bills are due February 21, 2023 for County of Maui property owners. Tax bills have been mailed to all property owners or the agents servicing their accounts. 

Property owners who pay their real ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 29, 2023

Multiple Closures, Public Works Clearing Roadways, Residents & Visitors Advised to Exercise Caution

Multiple Closures, Public Works Clearing Roadways, Residents and Visitors Advised to Exercise Caution
The Central Maui Landfill and Moloka?i Landfill remain closed due to unsafe conditions affecting access. With the the closure of the Central Maui Landfill...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Lahaina Bypass is completely open

Lahaina Bypass is completely open

Press Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2023

Water Service Outage to affect some Wailuku customers beginning Wednesday night.

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

January 30, 2023

Contact: Adam Mundy, Administrative Officer

270-8046

Adam.Mundy@co.maui.hi.us

NOTICE: Work on County of Maui’s water system to affect water service for some Wailuku customers beginning Wednesday nig...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Emergency shelter on Molokai scheduled to close

An emergency shelter opened at Mitchell Pauole Center in Kaunakakai on Molokai is scheduled to close at 5 p.m. Saturday, after most roads were cleared of debris and floodwaters receded along the island's south shore.A flash flood warning for Molo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Emergency shelter opens on Molokai, Maui County under flood watch

The County of Maui and the American Red Cross opened an emergency center at 1:15 p.m. Saturday at Mitchell Pauole Center in Kaunakakai, Molokai, as the National Weather Service extended a flash flood warning for the island until 3:45 p.m. Saturday.

Those g...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Flash flood warning updates: road closures, park closures and facility closures

UPDATES

LATEST UPDATE (01/28/2023 as of 1:12 a.m.):

The NWS has issued a flash flood warning for Maui County until 4 a.m.

PREVIOUS UPDATES (01/27/2023):

• 6:45 p.m.: Flood warning for the island of Maui has been extended until 10 p.m.&...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2023

NWS extends flash flood warning for the Island of Maui until 7 p.m.

NWS extends flash flood warning for the Island of Maui until 7 p.m.

PREVIOUS UPDATE: The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for the island of Maui until 4 p.m. Friday.
A Flood Watch remains in effect until 6 p.m. on Sunday for Kaho&ap...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2023

NWS issues flash flood warning for the Island of Maui until 4 p.m.

The National Weather Service issued a flashflood warning for the island of Maui until 4 p.m. Friday.
A Flood Watch remains in effect until 6 p.m. on Sunday for Kaho'olawe, Lana'i, Maui, and Moloka'i.
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ROAD CLOSURES (01/27/2023 as ...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Fourth Friday in Kihei Canceled Due to Weather

Fourth Friday in Kihei has been canceled due to weather on January 27, 2023.

On Friday, the National Weather Service issued a flood watch and forecast excessive rainfall for Maui. The Weather Service forecast an 80 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2023

County of Maui hosts Chinese New Year Lion Dance on Friday at Kalana O Maui County Building

CNY

The County of Maui is inviting the public to a Chinese New Year Lion Dance performance at 9 a.m. Friday, January 27 on the front lawn of Kalana O Maui, County Building, in Wailuku.

A team from Au’s Shaolin Arts Society will perform the Lion Dance...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2023

County of Maui Issues Statement on Incident at Kalana O Maui This Morning

PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate Release January 25, 2023

Contact: Mahina Martin (808) 868-6014

County of Maui Issues Statement on Incident at Kalana O Maui This Morning

Shortly before 9:30 this morning, the Mayor’s office received a troubling c...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Kaunoa Senior Services announces February virtual classes for seniors

PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate ReleaseJanuary 23, 2023

Kaunoa Senior Services announces February virtual classes for seniors

Kaunoa Senior Services will offer February virtual classes for seniors ages 55 and older. All classes are available online via Zoom.

New ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2023

Ho'okipa Beach Park and Baldwin Beach Park closed due to high surf

The County of Maui closed Ho?okipa Beach Park and Baldwin Beach Park due to high surf Sunday. A National Weather Service warning, which forecast dangerous large breaking waves of 35 to 45 feet along north facing shores of Maui and Molokai, remains in effe...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Kaunoa Senior Services seeking volunteers for Meals on Wheels program

Kaunoa Senior Services seeking volunteers for Meals on Wheels program

Kaunoa Senior Services’ Meals on Wheels program needs volunteers immediately to help deliver fresh meals directly to qualified seniors in their homes in Kahului, Wailuku and Pukalani. Vo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2023

Work on County of Maui's water system to affect water service for some Pukalani customers

PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate ReleaseJanuary 18, 2023

Work on County of Maui's water system to affect water service for some Pukalani customers beginning Thursday night

The County of Maui Department of Water Supply reports that a portion of customers ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2023

County of Maui ocean safety officers make two rescues as NWS extends high surf warning

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
January 12, 2023
Contact: Mahina Martin (808) 868-6014

County of Maui ocean safety officers make two rescues as National Weather Service extends high surf warning

County of Maui ocean safety officers rescued a snork...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2023

County of Maui reopens beach parks; Ocean Safety Officers conduct multiple rescues

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
January 11, 2023
Contact: Mahina Martin (808) 868-6014
 

County of Maui reopens beach parks

Ocean Safety Officers conduct multiple rescues

  
The County of Maui will open Baldwin Beach Park, Ho&ap...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2023

Kuau Bay Beach Park closed today, Baldwin Beach Park and Ho`okipa Beach Park remain closed

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
January 11, 2023
Contact: Mahina Martin (808) 868-6014

Kuau Bay Beach Park closed today, Baldwin Beach Park and Ho`okipa Beach Park remain closed

 
The County of Maui closed Kuau Bay Beach Park on Wednesday morning w...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Baldwin Beach Park and Ho'okipa Beach Park to close Wednesday

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
January 10, 2023
 
Contact: Mahina Martin (808) 868-6014

Baldwin Beach Park and Ho'okipa Beach Park to close Wednesday in anticipation of extra-large swell along north and west shores of Maui

For immediate r...
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Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2023

NWS is forecasting that an extra-large north-northwest swell will impact the state starting Tuesday

PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
January 9, 2023
 
Contact: Mahina Martin (808) 868-6014

National Weather Service forecast for extra-large surf prompts County of Maui to advise residents and businesses in exposed north and west facing shores to tak...

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Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: January 30, 2023

Resident Structural Property Damage Self-Reporting Form

Online link to a form for resident self-reporting of structural related storm damages that may have occurred from the rain event that began on 12/27/23.

https://www.crisistrack.com/selfreport/?cid=mauiHI&schemaId=mauiHICitizenRequest&iid=63d46756f9...

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