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May 12, 2017

Water Department Secures Permanent Status of Wākiu Well C

The Hawaiʻi State Department of Health Safe Drinking Water Branch has granted final approval in designation of the new Wākiu Well C as a permanent water source.
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April 13, 2017

East Maui Continues Use of Wākiu Well C

As required by the State Department of Health, the Department of Water Supply is informing the public of the continued use of Wākiu Well C.
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March 16, 2017

DWS Continues Use of Wākiu Well in East Maui

As required by the State Department of Health , the Department of Water Supply is informing the public of the continued use of Wākiu Well C, the new water source for the Wākiu area, Hāna School, Hāna Medical Center, Waiʻānapanapa area, and Uakea Road.
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March 14, 2017

Hawaiʻi Law Requires A&B to Prepare EIS, Not DLNR

Under Hawaiʻi law, when an applicant proposes an action that requires the approval of an agency, the agency must require the applicant to prepare the EIS,
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February 14, 2017

Wākiu Well Remains Emergency Water Source in East Maui

Full approval is anticipated in late Feb 2017. Wākiu Well C continues to be used as the water source for Hāna School, Hāna Med Ctr, Wainʻāpanapa and ʻUakea Rd.
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January 17, 2017

Waterline Repair on Honokalani Road in Hāna, Jan. 19

The Maui Department of Water Supply will be repairing a waterline on Honokalani Road in Hāna—the road that leads to Waiʻānapanapa State Park--on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, from 8 a.m. to approximately 12 p.m.
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December 19, 2016

New Wākiu Water Source Meets DOH Requirements

The results of water testing from the new emergency water source in the Wākiu area, Hāna School, Hāna Medical Center, Waiʻānapanapa area, and ʻUakea Road has been determined to meet DOH requirements.
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December 16, 2016

Emergency Water Source Set up in Wākiu, Hāna

Due to pumping issues, water customers in the Wākiu area, Hāna School, Hāna Medical Center, Waiʻānapanapa area, and ʻUakea Road will be provided drinking water from an emergency source beginning on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016, for a period of up to six months.
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December 08, 2016

East Maui Water Rights: Holdover Permits Up for Renewal

East Maui water rights will be one of the issues up for discussion at tomorrow’s Board of Land and Natural Resources meeting, scheduled to start at 9 a.m. at the Kalanimoku Building in Honolulu.
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June 19, 2016

Honomanū Water Rights Demonstrators Urge Governor to Veto HB2501

About 30 farmers and residents gathered at Honomanū bridge along the Hāna Highway on Saturday in an effort to draw attention to their objection of House Bill 2501.
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May 04, 2016

East Maui Kalo Culture: A Thirst for Water

"All these areas were populated in taro from Hāna to Keʻanae and Wailuanui. Today we see less," said Hoshino. "Everything precious to us from wai (water) to ʻāina (land) to ocean because that's our connection."
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May 03, 2016

Senate Passes HB2501, Opponents Seek Veto

Today the Hawaiʻi Senate passed House Bill 2501, a bill that allows Alexander & Baldwin to continue previously authorized water diversions for three years or until its pending application for water rights is resolved, whichever comes first.
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May 03, 2016

Maui Water Rights Sign Waving Coincides With Floor Vote

A water rights wave-signing event takes place this morning (Tuesday, May 3) from 6:30 to 9 a.m. on Hāna Highway beginning at the bottom of Haleakalā Highway.
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April 30, 2016

Maui Water Holdover Bill HB2501 Passes House

The bill allows Alexander & Baldwin Inc. to continue a previously authorized disposition of water rights for three years or until its pending application for water rights is resolved, whichever occurs sooner.
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April 26, 2016

Demonstrators Seek End to Continued Maui Water Diversions

Demonstrators on three islands led chants of “e ola i ka wai, mauka to makai” in separate "Free the Streams" rallies focused on water rights and opposition to Alexander & Baldwin's continued stream diversions.
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