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MAYORWatch: What is Being Done About Repaving Additional Sections of South Kihei Road?

Mayor Michael Victorino answers weekly questions submitted to his office staff. Question: What is being done about repaving additional sections of South Kihei Road? Answer: Mahalo for your question. I asked my staff to check on this matter and I’m happy to report that the Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization is seeking public comments on the latest Draft Revision to the …

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MAYORWatch: Questions About TB Screening and Employment

Mayor Michael Victorino answers weekly questions submitted to his office staff. Question: My son recently was hired by a local retailer and one of the requirements before starting was to have a Tuberculosis test taken. After researching online, I discovered there are new streamlined methods of administering these tests. My first question for you is if all medical providers within …

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Humane Society waives adoption fees through end of the year

The Maui Humane Society is waiving adoption fees for all animals through the end of the year, thanks to a donation from the Savitt Family Foundation. Spay or neuter surgery will also be covered for all dog, cat, and rabbit adoptions, as well as a medical exam, first vaccination, microchip, and 30 days of free pet insurance.

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Maui Humane Society Offers Sponsored Adoption Fees Through the End of the Year

Maui Humane Society has announced that thanks to a donation fromthe Savitt Family Foundation, adoption fees on all adoptable animals are being sponsored now through the end of the year. All adoptions include spay/neuter surgery (dogs, cats, and rabbits), medical exam, first vaccination, worming and flea control (dogs and cats), free physical exam at participating local veterinarian, microchip, two weeks …

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Central Maui Landfill to Begin Opening on Sundays, for Green Waste Disposal

The Central Maui Landfill will begin opening Sundays on Dec. 15 for residential green waste disposal only, the County of Maui Department of Environmental Management announced. “This is something I’ve wanted to see happen for a long time, especially for residents who clear their yards over the weekend,” Mayor Michael Victorino said. “I’m very pleased to see the return of …

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MAYORWatch: Do You Have to Pay Back Taxes When Disposing of a Junk Vehicle?

Mayor Michael Victorino answers weekly questions submitted to his office staff. Question: If someone wants to dispose a junk vehicle that hasn’t been registered in a long time, do they have to pay a large amount of back taxes to the County? Answer: Let me guess, you’re asking for a friend? Regardless, you can tell them that back taxes, fees …

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MAYORWatch: How I Secure the New Kihei Gym for a Volleyball Tournament?

Mayor Michael Victorino answers weekly questions submitted to his office staff. Question: Aloha Mayor, I’m really looking forward to seeing the new Kihei gym and would love to do a volleyball tournament there! What do I do to secure a spot? Answer: Mahalo for your question and excitement! I cannot wait to unveil this state-of-the art facility on Monday to …

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MAYORWatch: Where Should we Park for the County Christmas Celebration?

Mayor Michael Victorino answers weekly questions submitted to his office staff. Question: Aloha Mayor! I think it’s wonderful you’re throwing a Christmas celebration for our youth on Friday at the County Building, but my only question is where should I park? Happy Holidays! Answer: Thank you for your kind words and excitement for this event! Mrs. Victorino and I really …

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MAYORWatch: When is Nonohe Place in Sprecklesville Scheduled to be Repaved?

Mayor Michael Victorino answers weekly questions submitted to his office staff. Question: When is Nonohe Place in Sprecklesville scheduled to be repaved? Answer: Mahalo for your question. Our County Department of Public Works reports that resurfacing work for Nonohe Place is on the Highways Division’s Fiscal Year 2020 Pavement Preservation schedule. The work is anticipated to be completed in the …

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Maui County to Offer Free Destruction of Computer Hard Drives and Backup Tapes

The County of Maui will be holding a free, drive-through hard drive and backup tape destruction and disposal service in the lower parking lot behind the Kalana O Maui County Building on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, in observance of Cyber Security Awareness Month. The free service will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, with access to the parking area …

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