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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Community workshops scheduled for historic preservation plan

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January 15, 2019

Community workshops scheduled for historic preservation plan

Open-house-style workshops are scheduled this month for residents to help develop a new Maui County historic preservation plan, the Department of...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Curbside refuse collection rescheduled in Makawao

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January 15, 2019

 

Curbside refuse collection rescheduled in Makawao

 

Because of a shortage of personnel, a refuse collection route in Makawao has been rescheduled from today to Wednesday, Jan. 16...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Housing Division Office to close Jan. 24 for training

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January 15, 2019

Housing Division Office to close Jan. 24 for training

The Maui County Department of Housing and Human Concerns’ Housing Division will close its office from noon to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 24 for staff trai...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 11, 2019

Mainline Repair Work on Lower Main Street

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January 11, 2019

Mainline Repair Work on Lower Main Street

Department of Water Supply crews have started repair work on a broken mainline on Lower Main Street at 2:30 pm today. 

 The work is expected to be...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2019

Maui County announces Haiku roadwork; motorists advised to exercise caution

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January 9, 2019

Maui County announces Haiku roadwork; motorists advised to exercise caution

Road resurfacing and other work has begun on Peahi and Pauwela roads in Haiku, according to the Maui County Department of Public Works.

Maui Pavi...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Napili Park Playground Closed Due to Vandalism

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January 9, 2019

Napili Park Playground Closed Due to Vandalism

Napili, Maui, Hawai`i – The County of Maui Department of Parks and Recreation will temporarily close the Napili Park Playground from Thursday, Jan. 10...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Online Vision Workshop offered for West Maui Community Plan

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January 10, 2019

Media Contact:

Tiffany Bostwick, Planner

Ph. (808) 270-7214 / Email: tiffany.bostwick@mauicounty.gov

Online Vision Workshop offered for West Maui Community Plan

The County of Maui Department of Planning invite...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 10, 2019

Pavement Preservation Project on Pulehu Road

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January 10, 2019

Pavement Preservation Project on Pulehu Road

The Department of Public Works Highways Division, Pavement Preservation Section, will be conducting a pavement preservation project on Pulehu Road from the Centr...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Waterline Repair Work in Kahana to Affect Traffic

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January 9, 2019

Waterline Repair Work in Kahana to Affect Traffic

Department of Water Supply crews will be working on a waterline starting Thursday night and into Friday morning in the front of Kahana Gateway Shopping Cente...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

UPDATE: Wailea brush fire 100 percent contained

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January 8, 2019

UPDATE: Wailea brush fire 100 percent contained

WAILEA, Hawaii -- A brush fire that blackened 200 acres and triggered an evacuation of Wailea hotel guests and residents has been contained 100 percent, Maui C...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Brush fire triggers possible evacuation in Wailea

Brush fire triggers possible evacuation in Wailea

WAILEA-- Wailea residents and visitors were advised to prepare for possible evacuation as a fast-moving brush fire continued to burn out of control late Sunday night, Maui Emergency Management Agency offici...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Missed Trash Pickups in Wailuku

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January 7, 2019

Missed Trash Pickups in Wailuku

WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – Due to manpower shortage, a refuse route in the Wailuku area today is being rescheduled to Tuesday, Jan 8.

AFFECTED AREAS IN&nb...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Wind dies overnight at Wailea brush fire; Maui firefighters to inspect burn area this morning

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January 7, 2019

Wind dies overnight at Wailea brush fire; Maui firefighters to inspect burn area this morning

 

WAILEA, Hawaii -- Maui firefighters monitored a Wailea brush fire overnight and were set to in...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Mayor Mike Victorino sworn into office

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January 2, 2019

 

Mayor Mike Victorino sworn into office

 

WAILUKU, Maui, HI - Maui County Mayor Mike Victorino took the oath of office this morning from 2nd Circuit Chief Judge Joseph Cardoza, with First La...

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Posted on: December 28, 2018

Applications Being Accepted for FY 2020 County Recycling Grants

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December 28, 2018

CONTACT: DR. HANA STEEL

Phone: 270-7847

EMAIL: hana.steel@mauicounty.gov

Applications Being Accepted for FY 2020 County Recycling Grants

Grant Applications available on line on January 2, 2019

 

WAILUK...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 28, 2018

Walls of Mayors, Managing Directors Unveiled on 9th Floor of County Building

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December 28, 2018

Walls of Mayors, Managing Directors Unveiled on 9th Floor of County Building

 

WAILUKU, Maui, HI - A project to honor Maui County’s Mayors and Managing Directors was unveiled yesterday af...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 27, 2018

Federal Shutdown Affecting Some Required IRS Documentation; Applicants Urged to Obtain IRS Transcrip

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December 27, 2018

Federal Shutdown Affecting Some Required IRS Documentation; Applicants Urged to Obtain IRS Transcripts Electronically

WAILUKU, Maui – The County of Maui Department of Finance has learned that the...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2018

Keawakapu Beach Parking Lot Closed for Construction

Wailuku, Maui - The South Maui Parking Lots Improvements Project will continue construction with the closure of Keawakapu Beach parking lot, at the corner of Kilohana Drive and South Kihei Road, on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.  The work at this lo...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 10, 2018

Holiday Tree and Electronic Recycling Options Available

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December 10, 2018

Holiday Tree and Electronic Recycling Options Available

WAILUKU, Maui – The County of Maui is reminding residents about options for recycling Christmas trees and unwanted electronics this holiday...

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Press Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Older Adults and Caregivers Invited to Participate in Aging Survey

Wailuku, Maui - The Maui County Office on Aging (MCOA) is seeking feedback from older adults (part- or full- time Maui County residents age 55 or older) and caregivers (individuals who have in the last six months helped another with various tasks such as ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Kamaole Beach Park I Makai Parking Lot to Close for Upgrades

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October 8, 2018

Kamaole Beach Park I Makai Parking Lot to Close for Upgrades

WAILUKU, Maui – The South Maui Parking Lots Improvements Project will impact parking at several lots during upgrades, starting with Kama...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2018

Waiopai Bridge Work to Impact Traffic Oct. 8 through February

WAILUKU, Maui — Repairs to Waiopai Bridge in Hana will impact traffic starting Oct. 8 through late February 2019, especially for Kaupo residents, according to the county Department of Public Works.

 

The crossing on Piilani Highway betwee...

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