June 13 – 14, 2013 State Land Use Commission Meeting on Maui

Represented by attorneys at the June 13th meeting were:   Petitioner – Department of Education Respondents – Maui County and Hawai’i State Office of Planning   Witnesses called on June 13th included Nick Nichols, DOE Facilities Development Branch;  Mr. Pete Pascua of Wilson Okamoto Corporation, author of the EIS transportation study; and Will Spence, Maui County...

April 25, 2013 Funding Announcement

The KHAT group patiently awaited the outcome of the House and Senate Finance committees’ decision on funding the Kihei High School.  The community received its answer on April 25, 2013, a week earlier than expected: http://bit.ly/15RzTjb     MauiTVnews.com http://bit.ly/Y7oaLd     MauiNews.com Now, @CountyofMaui will have one year to resolve water and zoning issues for the new high school....

February 16, 2013 Kyle Yamashita Meeting

A meeting between KHAT (Kihei High School Action Team) and Rep. Kyle Yamashita took place on Saturday, February 16, 2013.  An overall briefing of the history of Kihei High School and its present state of progress was presented by KHAT.  Materials presented were: *Aerial Map of the Kihei High School (set in between the Eclipse Project and the Maui Research and Technology Park). *A new infographic...

December 11, 2012 Union Officials Meeting

Sen. Roz Baker, JoAnn Inamasu (Governor’s Maui Representative) and the members of KHAT met at the Kihei Youth Center. Union Officials and Representatives in attendance were:  Willy Grieg, Danette “Dee” Nakooka, Leimomi Johnson, Bruce U’u, Bill Kamai, and Perry O. Artates. A timeline and map of the Kihei High School were distributed.  Sen. Baker and KHAT members briefed...

Media Coverage – KHS Rally in November, 2012

Parents say high school is needed in Kihei November 4, 2012 By BRIAN PERRY – City Editor (bperry@mauinews.com) , The Maui News Save | Dozens of Kihei residents, including parents and children, stood on the shoulder of Piilani Highway on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning to wave signs and draw attention to the need for a Kihei high school. Yvonne Biegel, communications chairwoman for...

October 5, 2012 Friends of Kihei High School / Kihei High School Action Team (KHAT) meeting

In attendance: Maui BOE Representative Wesley Lo; Hawai’i State Senator Roz Baker; Hawai’i State Representative George Fontaine; South Maui Council Member Don Couch represented by Susan Clements; Page Fontaine; Kihei Community Association’s Education Committee Members Andrew Beerer, Yvonne Biegel, Halleh Dunnicliffe, and Laura Marzke. Absent: Gov. Neil Abercrombie’s Maui representative, JoAnn...

July 26, 2012 Meeting with Maui BOE Rep., Wesley Lo

http://bit.ly/SWFmfG   The link above to a January, 2012 KITV.com article speaks to Wesley Lo’s and Governor Abercrombie’s support of building a select amount of 21st Century Schools in Hawai’i. Today, the Kihei Community Association learned the awareness of the proposed Kihei High School is elevated among key State House Legislators. There are two important meetings to be...

May 19, 2012 Meeting with Maui BOE Representative, Wesley Lo

Wesley Lo reported he met with Governor Neil Abercrombie and the BOE  in May, 2012 to try and generate ways to build new schools.  The Governor intends to unveil a pilot program to build several 21st century schools.  This is a new way for the Kihei High School to be built and funded. The strategy is still conceptual, but without any forthcoming construction funds from BOE, DOE, or the...

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