Monthly Archives: January 2011

Marketing dollars key to county’s economic recovery

This Viewpoint written by Councilmember White appeared in the January 30, 2011 Maui News. ——————————————— Visitor spending accounts for 80 percent of all economic activity in Maui County. The economic benefits from visitor spending mostly accrue to nonhotel businesses and … Continue reading

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Pacific and Asian Affairs Council

The Pacific and Asian Affairs Council (PAAC) announced to Councilmember White two exciting new programs that are offered to all Maui County students. The PAAC provides opportunities for high school students to develop the international awareness and leadership skills necessary to compete … Continue reading

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Councilmember White Votes in Favor of Bill 99

At the Friday, January 21, 2011 County Council General Meeting, Councilmember White voted in favor of Bill 99-2010, amending the Maui County Code pertaining to Animal Control.  Bill 99, known to many as the ‘Aquarium Bill’ is aimed at curbing … Continue reading

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Honoring Konrad Talon

On Friday, January 21, 2011, the County Council unanimously passed a resolution congratulating Konrad Talon, a University of Hawaii Tourism and Hospitality graduate for winning the prestigious National Academy Foundation alumni award. The coveted national award recognizes outstanding academy graduates for their … Continue reading

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Office Blessing

On Friday, January 7, 2011 Councilmember White held a blessing of his new office space on the 8th floor of the Kalana O Maui Building, cleansing the existing space and bringing an openness of serving the people of Maui County.  … Continue reading

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2011 Council Inaguration

On Monday, January 3rd, Councilmember Mike White joined by his family, friends and supporters was inaugurated to the Maui County Council.  He was presented with his certificate of election and sworn in by Judge Blaine Kobayashi.  In the upcoming term … Continue reading

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