Category Archives: Press Releases

Senate President Kouchi to keynote council inauguration Jan. 2

For immediate release: Dec. 27, 2016 Press release by: Mike White, Chair Maui County Council Senate President Kouchi to keynote council inauguration Jan. 2 WAILUKU, Hawaii – Senate President Ronald Kouchi will deliver the keynote address at the Maui County … Continue reading

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No countywide retroactive property-tax assessments being done

Press Release by: Council Chair Mike White Maui County Council No countywide retroactive property-tax assessments being done CLICK HERE for a more detailed statement by the Maui County Department of Corporation Counsel on the reassessments of two timeshare associations. WAILUKU, … Continue reading

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Community Notice: Kaupakalua Road Priority Repairs

After receiving numerous calls about this, I am glad that the Department of Public Works is taking action on Kaupakalua Road in the near future.  Here is a recent press release from the Public Information Office. Press Release For Immediate … Continue reading

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ADA Improvements at Hookipa Beach Park to Begin Monday

PRESS RELEASE – From the Department of Parks and Recreation For Immediate Release May 14, 2015 ADA Improvements at Hookipa Beach Park to Begin Monday Access to beach areas, parking to remain open during facility closures WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i – … Continue reading

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Press Release: White to chair county council; seeks fiscal responsibility and a focus on the positives

Press release by: Council Chair Mike White Maui County Council White to chair county council; seeks fiscal responsibility and a focus on the positives WAILUKU, Hawaii – The council at its organizational meeting today voted to appoint Councilmember Mike White … Continue reading

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Statement on the Little Fire Ant

On Thursday, January 9, 2014, Councilmember White offered a statement regarding the Little Fire Ant. “I have been tracking news reports on the little fire ant and obtaining information through the Maui Invasive Species Council and Department of Agriculture. As … Continue reading

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White to represent councils, selected to serve on Employer-Union Health Benefits Task Force

Press release by: Office of Councilmember Mike White Maui County Council White to represent councils, selected to serve on Employer-Union Health Benefits Task Force WAILUKU, Hawaii – The Hawaii State Association of Counties Executive Committee on Oct. 22 selected Maui … Continue reading

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Viewpoint: Getting it right with County spending

A version of this viewpoint appeared in the Sunday, October 27, 2013 version of The Maui News. ========================== Getting it right with County spending The price tag: $13 million. The question: Are County taxpayers paying too much? The County Council … Continue reading

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White confirmed to Transportation Steering Committee for National Association of Counties

WAILUKU, Hawaii – Maui County Councilmember Mike White’s nomination to the Transportation Steering Committee of the National Association of Counties was confirmed by NACo President Linda Langston in a letter dated Sept. 6, Councilmember White’s office announced today. NACo steering … Continue reading

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Chair’s 3 Minutes: Appointing the county auditor – Fulfilling a charter mandate

This column appeared in the Sunday, June 9, 2013 edition of The Maui News. ================= Chair’s 3 Minutes: Appointing the county auditor – Fulfilling a charter mandate June 9, 2013 By MIKE WHITE , for The Maui News The voters of … Continue reading

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