Category Archives: Site Visits

Kalakupua Playground Site Visit

On Friday, December 16, 2012, Councilmember White along with representatives of the Department of Parks and Recreation and members of the community visited the Kalakupua Playground.  In late October, the County decided to close the playground due to safety concerns. … Continue reading

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Councilmember White Attends Opening of New Kihei Park and Bike Path, Grounbreaking for Traffic Roundabout

Councilmember Mike White took part in back-to-back ceremonies today for the blessing and grand opening of Phase One of the new South Maui Community Park and a new section of bike path along Liloa Drive, as well as the groundbreaking for … Continue reading

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Ground Broken for West Maui Skatepark

LAHAINA, Maui, Hawaii — Councilmember Mike White joined other County officials, contractors, civic group representatives, and local skateboarding enthusiasts today at the groundbreaking ceremony for the long-awaited West Maui Skate Park. Construction on the 22,500 sq. ft., state-of-the art facility … Continue reading

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Upcountry Farm & Agriculture Fair

Councilmember Mike White and his wife Whitney enjoyed a day at the 31st Upcountry Ag & Farm Fair on Saturday, purchasing three pigs at the 4-H livestock auction. The three student-raised pigs, each weighing about 200 pounds, will be donated … Continue reading

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Councilmember White Attends 24/7 Opening of Paia Bypass

One of the first vehicles to roll through the newly-opened Paia Bypass road today was a State Dept. of Transportation truck, which received applause and shakas from Mayor Arakawa, A&B Vice President Grant Chun, County Council Members and various members … Continue reading

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Budget Hearing in Paia

On Thursday, April 14, 2011, Councilmember White and members of the Budget and Finance Committee heard testimony from the Paia, Makawao and Haiku Community at the Paia Community Center. Councilmember White had the honor of introducing his colleagues to the … Continue reading

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Opening of the Paia Town Center Parking Lot

Councilmember White attended the opening of the Paia Town Center Parking lot on Monday, March 7, 2011.  Kimokeo Kapahulehua completed a traditional Hawaiian blessing and Councilmember White was able to meet the son and nephew of the owner of the Paia Town … Continue reading

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Opening of Paia Parking Lot

Councilmember White announced today that on Monday, March 7, he will join the owners of the Paia Town Center to bless and formally open their parking lot.  The opening of the lot is expected to substantially alleviate parking and traffic challenges in Paia town. Councilmember White … Continue reading

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Kanaha & Hookipa Beach Park Visit

Early in February, various Kitesurfers met with Councilmember White to explain some of the relationship complexities between Kitesurfers and Windsurfers.  On Thursday, February 24 Councilmember White completed a site visit with Dave Sheetz and Jesse and Shawn Richman – avid … Continue reading

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Old Maui High School Visit

On Thursday, February 10, 2011, Councilmember White was able to visit the Old Maui High School and take a tour with members of the Friends of Old Maui High to understand some of their future plans for the site.  The … Continue reading

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