Lloyd’s Kahului Chevron received a nearly $40,000 USDA grant to purchase a 32 kW photovoltaic solar system; while Maui Brewing Company received a $20,000 grant to purchase 16 photovoltaic parking lot light fixtures.
The R.E.A.C.H. initiative, which is an acronym for Resources for Enrichment, Athletics, Culture and Health, was launched by Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui, to provide structure for after school programs in the state.
According to Suyderhoud: tourism will taper, as the sector continues to grow but at a more moderate pace; construction will pick up, adding jobs; and state and local government will contribute to growth while federal spending will not.
The Maui Office of Economic Development released a list of free workshops offered in November. The workshops are presented at the Maui County Business Resource Center, located at the Maui Mall in Kahului.