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Makawao Avenue Street Repairs

Press Release For Immediate Release June 11, 2017 Makawao Avenue Street Repairs Wailuku, MAUI – Makawao Avenue will be closed from Mahola Street near Eddie Tam Gymnasium, to the southern intersection section of Laie Drive, starting June 13 and ending … Continue reading

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Council tackles budget, audits and polystyrene

CHAIR’S 3 MINUTES Published in The Maui News, May 21, 2017 By MIKE WHITE On Friday, the council approved on first reading the fiscal year 2018 budget. Final reading is scheduled for May 30 and if passed, will advance to … Continue reading

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Lack of transparency cause of missteps with post office demolition

CHAIR’S 3 MINUTES Published in The Maui News, April 23, 2017 By MIKE WHITE On Tuesday, an audit of the Old Wailuku Post Office Rehabilitation Project was released by the county auditor who noted “clearly, something went wrong.” The 56-page … Continue reading

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Statement on the passing of Congressman Mark Takai

Council Chair Mike White made the following statement on the passing of Congressman Mark Takai: “I am saddened to hear of Congressman Mark Takai’s passing. We served together in the State Legislature and I met with him earlier this year … Continue reading

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FY 2017 Budget Hearing Dates

More road repaving?  Additional resources for our Parks?  No more taxes?  Let your voice be heard! The Maui County Council’s Budget and Finance Committee will hold evening meetings throughout Maui County in April to receive community input on the Fiscal … Continue reading

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2016 Winter Update

CLICK HERE for Chair White’s 2016 Winter Community Update

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Counties continue to seek fair share of TAT

Last week, I submitted several pieces of testimony to the state legislature on bills relating to the counties’ share of revenue from the transient accommodations tax, or TAT. In 2011, the counties’ share of the TAT was capped as a … Continue reading

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Viewpoint: A new year, a new council term

Happy New Year, Maui County!  I hope you are enjoying this holiday season and spending quality time with family and friends. As the firework smoke settles and the festive parties come to an end, we can look forward to what … Continue reading

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Leadership of Maui County Council committees announced

Press Release by: Councilmember Mike White (www.mauicounty.gov/white) Leadership of Maui County Council committees announced WAILUKU, Hawai‘i – Leadership roles for five of the Maui County Council standing committees will remain unchanged in the upcoming term, Councilmember Mike White announced today. … Continue reading

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Maui County Council organizes for upcoming term

Press Release by: Councilmember Mike White (www.mauicounty.gov/white) Maui County Council organizes for upcoming term WAILUKU, Hawai‘i – Mike White will chair the Maui County Council and Don Guzman will serve as vice-chair during the 2015-2017 Council term, which begins January … Continue reading

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