There is a high-density development seeking approval that could threaten the safety of local residents in north Kihei.
Worst of all, these are being built in a streambed, that is the areas only floodway. This will make flooding worse for everyone.
Maui's affordable housing is being sold to mainlanders and Local families are missing out.
In Hawaii, 50 percent of beaches will be gone by 2050 and many nearshore roadways are being eroded into the ocean. And it is accelerating.
Where are all the curbs and sidewalks that keep pedestrians safe? We have been waiting 5-10-15 years and more for promised sidewalks, where are they?
Shoreline and nearshore developments must be aware of the importance of preserving impounded sand. Beach sand is a finite resource and it is specific to each area.
Overdevelopment threatens the safety of our community. Maui Planning Comission are rubber-stamping every development regardless of the environmental impacts.
Engineering report by Don GerryPointing to some of Kihei's worst engineering problems, and infrastructure failures