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The Maui News
State champion Bears honored with official dayMayor Alan Arakawa (center) poses with the Baldwin High School baseball team Tu
State champion Bears honored with official day
The Maui News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Mayor Alan Arakawa (center) poses with the Baldwin High School baseball team Tuesday, which was declared “Baldwin High School Bears Baseball Day” in honor of the Bears’ fifth state championship won earlier this month. An official Maui County... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Baldwin Bears Honored for Winning Fifth State Boys Baseball ChampionshipIn honor of Baldwin High School's Boys Baseball team once again becoming state
Baldwin Bears Honored for Winning Fifth State Boys Baseball Championship
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 hours ago
In honor of Baldwin High School's Boys Baseball team once again becoming state champions this year, Mayor Alan Arakawa officially proclaimed today as "Baldwin High School Bears Baseball Day." An official Maui County proclamation was presented to... Read more
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The Maui News
Lei-making for Memorial Day graves set for Friday& Friends along with emcee Kathy Collins. The event is sponsored by Kaunoa Sen
Lei-making for Memorial Day graves set for Friday
The Maui News / Posted 22 hours ago
& Friends along with emcee Kathy Collins. The event is sponsored by Kaunoa Senior Services, the county Department of Housing and Human Concerns and the Office of Mayor Alan Arakawa. For more information, call Kaunoa Senior Center at... Read more
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The Maui News
Lei-making for Memorial Day graves set for Friday& Friends along with emcee Kathy Collins. The event is sponsored by Kaunoa Sen
Lei-making for Memorial Day graves set for Friday
The Maui News / Posted 22 hours ago
& Friends along with emcee Kathy Collins. The event is sponsored by Kaunoa Senior Services, the county Department of Housing and Human Concerns and the Office of Mayor Alan Arakawa. For more information, call Kaunoa Senior Center at... Read more
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The Maui News
Ask The Mayorto this unique but very small park. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit your Maui
Ask The Mayor
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
to this unique but very small park. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit your Maui County related questions to Mayor Alan Arakawa by email at askthemayor@mauicounty.gov, by phone at 270-7855 or by mail at 200 S. High St., ninth floor, Wailuku... Read more
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The Maui News
FDNY to recognize 3-year-old Haiku boybrain in November. The tumor was successfully removed and, the following month,
FDNY to recognize 3-year-old Haiku boy
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
brain in November. The tumor was successfully removed and, the following month, Maui County firefighters, police and Mayor Alan Arakawa recognized Trucker as a firefighter. The entire family also got the chance to visit Disneyland in California at... Read more
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The Maui News
Council OKs first reading of budgetThe proposed $659.5 million budget advances to a second-and-final reading June
Council OKs first reading of budget
The Maui News / Posted 4 days ago
The proposed $659.5 million budget advances to a second-and-final reading June 3. If passed then, it goes to Mayor Alan Arakawa for final approval. The budget takes effect July 1. "This budget has been cooked, taken out and redone. I don't know how... Read more
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The Maui News
Mayor opposes farmland initiative, urges action on emergency homeless housingthey will take a vote on whether to fund the emergency housing units. * "Our C
Mayor opposes farmland initiative, urges action on emergency homeless housing
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
they will take a vote on whether to fund the emergency housing units. * "Our County," a column from Maui County Mayor Alan Arakawa, is about county issues and activities of county government. The column usually appears on the first and third... Read more
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The Maui News
Municipal manager could bring Maui better resultsto set policy in county government, but none of us have any illusions about the
Municipal manager could bring Maui better results
The Maui News / Posted 8 days ago
to set policy in county government, but none of us have any illusions about their expertise. We don't expect Mayor Alan Arakawa or Council Member Mike White to know which type of asphalt to apply to a 4-by-6 pothole. We just want them to... Read more
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The Maui News
Ask The Mayorso your appointment can go smoothly. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit your Maui
Ask The Mayor
The Maui News / Posted 9 days ago
so your appointment can go smoothly. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit your Maui County related questions to Mayor Alan Arakawa by email at askthemayor@mauicounty.gov, by phone at 270-7855 or by mail at 200 S. High St., ninth floor, Wailuku... Read more
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The Maui News
Place budget amendment on this year’s agendaMayor Alan Arakawa transmitted this amendment in December 2015, the council sig
Place budget amendment on this year’s agenda
The Maui News / Posted 12 days ago
Mayor Alan Arakawa transmitted this amendment in December 2015, the council signed Resolution 14-36 regarding "Equal Pay Day in Maui County." Letters, emails and sign-waving have gone unanswered. My bet is that this amendment will not be heard before... Read more
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The Maui News
Ask The Mayorironwoods have not been designated as such. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit yo
Ask The Mayor
The Maui News / Posted 16 days ago
ironwoods have not been designated as such. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit your Maui County related questions to Mayor Alan Arakawa by email at askthemayor@mauicounty.gov, by phone at 270-7855 or by mail at 200 S. High St., ninth floor, Wailuku... Read more
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The Maui News
Put budget amendment on committee’s agendathe Budget and Finance Committee, today at 270-7768 and ask him to put this ame
Put budget amendment on committee’s agenda
The Maui News / Posted 17 days ago
the Budget and Finance Committee, today at 270-7768 and ask him to put this amendment on the agenda before June 30. Mayor Alan Arakawa has requested this, the HGEA union supports this, the AAUW supports this, Zonta International supports this,... Read more
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The Maui News
‘Digi Camps’ announced at 7th annual STEM conferencestudents get so much more out of the learning than they normally would in tradi
‘Digi Camps’ announced at 7th annual STEM conference
The Maui News / Posted 17 days ago
students get so much more out of the learning than they normally would in traditional textbook and lecture classes." Mayor Alan Arakawa said: "Forming an official Digital Alliance with Microsoft is a significant step toward building Maui County's... Read more
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The Maui News
Council’s budget cutting can hurt social servicesFarias family in your thoughts and prayers during their time of sorrow. * "Our
Council’s budget cutting can hurt social services
The Maui News / Posted 19 days ago
Farias family in your thoughts and prayers during their time of sorrow. * "Our County," a column from Maui County Mayor Alan Arakawa, is about county issues and activities of county government. The column usually appears on the first and third... Read more
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The Maui News
Century-old building demolishedspace can potentially be used for agriculture inspections or storage. McLean s
Century-old building demolished
The Maui News / Posted 21 days ago
space can potentially be used for agriculture inspections or storage. McLean said the Planning Department and Mayor Alan Arakawa have been working with the DLNR and have asked them to place "some pretty dense landscaping" along the front of... Read more
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The Maui News
Ask The Mayortissue, using tobacco, eating or drinking; * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit you
Ask The Mayor
The Maui News / Posted 23 days ago
tissue, using tobacco, eating or drinking; * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit your Maui County related questions to Mayor Alan Arakawa by email at askthemayor@mauicounty.gov, by phone at 270-7855 or by mail at 200 S. High St., ninth floor, Wailuku... Read more
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The Maui News
County governments are at the forefront in Hawaiithe Board of Water Supply, and I urge all interested members of the public to c
County governments are at the forefront in Hawaii
The Maui News / Posted 24 days ago
the Board of Water Supply, and I urge all interested members of the public to consider submitting an application to Mayor Alan Arakawa. Mahalo. * Mike Victorino is president of the Hawaii State Association of Counties, presiding officer pro... Read more
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The Maui News
Seabury student wins peace poem contestMayor Alan Arakawa congratulated Evan Lipetz and all the contest winners during
Seabury student wins peace poem contest
The Maui News / Posted 24 days ago
Mayor Alan Arakawa congratulated Evan Lipetz and all the contest winners during an awards ceremony April 22 at the Hannibal Tavares Community Center in Pukalani, and spoke of the importance of a peaceful Maui community. Lipetz received a Maui County... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui County to see no increase from hotel room tax revenues for 2017million in anticipated TAT that was appropriated by the mayor in the (fiscal) 2
Maui County to see no increase from hotel room tax revenues for 2017
The Maui News / Posted 26 days ago
million in anticipated TAT that was appropriated by the mayor in the (fiscal) 2017 budget but will not materialize." Mayor Alan Arakawa in his proposed fiscal 2017 budget had anticipated an additional $13.6 million in TAT funding. On Monday, County... Read more
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The Maui News
Ask The Mayorall park users with the resources available. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit y
Ask The Mayor
The Maui News / Posted 30 days ago
all park users with the resources available. * Want to Ask the Mayor? Submit your Maui County related questions to Mayor Alan Arakawa by email at askthemayor@mauicounty.gov, by phone at 270-7855 or by mail at 200 S. High St., ninth floor, Wailuku... Read more
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The Maui News
Report presents 3 options for county governancePhillips insisted that the search for a new form of government "isn't about any
Report presents 3 options for county governance
The Maui News / Posted 1 months ago
Phillips insisted that the search for a new form of government "isn't about anybody being bad at their job," Mayor Alan Arakawa has come under fire in council meetings from some members and testifiers who maintain that the administration... Read more
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The Maui News
Public hearing on property tax rates set for WednesdayMayor Alan Arakawa has proposed no property tax rate increases for fiscal year
Public hearing on property tax rates set for Wednesday
The Maui News / Posted 1 months ago
Mayor Alan Arakawa has proposed no property tax rate increases for fiscal year 2017 that runs from July 1 to June 30, 2017. However, it is likely that many Maui property owners will find their property tax bills higher because total valuations of... Read more

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