Maui Discussion

Ask the Mayor: Who Put All the No Parking Signs in Kūau?

April 18, 2016, 8:01 AM HST
* Updated April 18, 6:47 AM
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Photo by Victoria Hoag.

Photo by Victoria Hoag.

Mayor Alan Arakawa answers some of the questions submitted to his office staff.

Submit your own questions about County of Maui programs, services, operations or policies to Mayor Alan Arakawa via email at [email protected], call 270-7855 or send them by mail to 200 S. High St., 9th Floor, Wailuku, HI 96793. Questions submitted will be considered for inclusion in the “Ask the Mayor” column.

Dear Mayor,

Q: Walking around the Kūau neighborhood last week, we saw that there were “NO PARKING AT ANY TIME” signs everywhere. There are now only four spaces to park. I’m wondering if these are signs put up by the county or by someone in the neighborhood?

A: Signs were put up because road width is less than 18 feet (per Maui County Code 10.48-.030.A (15), and the Department of Public Works received numerous complaints that roads were unsafe for pedestrian use or fire truck access due to vehicles parked along the roadway.

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