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Public Input Sought on Proposed Expansion of Maui Bus Service

The County of Maui Department of Transportation is seeking input on proposals to increase Maui Bus Service, as outlined in the draft Maui County Short-Range Transit Plan.

Four community information meetings have been scheduled and all are open to the public. The purpose of the meetings is to discuss the fixed route and commuter service and to present proposals to improve service and routes. All meetings will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on the following dates:

· Monday, Nov. 9, 2015 – Kihei Community Center, 303 E. Lipoa Street, Kihei

· Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 – West Maui Kaunoa Senior Center, 788 Pauoa Street, Lahaina

· Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 – Mayor Hannibal Tavares Community Center, Multi-Purpose Room, 91 Pukalani Street, Pukalani

· Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 – Kahului Community Center, 275 Uhu Street, Kahului

To request special assistance or an auxiliary aid to attend this event, please contact the Department of Transportation at (808) 270-7511 at least seven days prior to the event.

Maui Bus has been in service since 2002. It currently provides over 2.5 million rides annually along 13 routes. It operates from 5:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

For more information about the Maui County Short-Range Transit Plan, please contact Marc Takamori at Maui Department of Transportation at (808) 270-7511.



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