14 July

Citizens Against Thieves, (CAT) accepting members.

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CAT met with Kauai Business Association Board today and they have chosen to join CAT and support our goals.  Any other great organizations that want to join and support CAT should have us meet with them and explain what we are about and how they can help our efforts to get crime off our streets. See our web site here. Citizens Against Thieves



3 July
26 June

Verizon – Anini Cellphone Tower Proposal

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Verizon is trying to solve the deadzone for it’s cellphone customers between Kilauea and Princeville. This is their proposal. Stay tuned for future public presentations at the KNA and future public hearing at the Kauai county planning commission.

Apologies. This blogger could not figure out how to rotate the scanned file. It will come up sideways. In addition to that challenge it is large 17 page document containing photos and diagrams. Good Luck!

Verizon – Anini

22 June

Recommendations for the Kauai General Plan Update

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Here is some recent work by the KNA Land Use & Planning Committee. This committee is tasked with developing a plan for the long term growth of Kilauea and informing the county of this community’s long term planning priorities.

Check these documents out and see if you agree with their work. The committee desires your feedback. Please comment during at one of the next couple of KNA meetings held regularly at 7pm on the first Tuesday of every month in the Kilauea neighborhood center.

KNA Kilauea Vision Statement edits (1) 5-16

KNA General Plan Recommendations – DRAFT 5-16-2

19 June

The Kilauea Community Agricultural Center wants to know what you think.

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The Kilauea Community Agricultural Center is a ground breaking project, no pun intended. Few organizations like it exist in the state and it’s creation is a work in progress. Part of it’s development is to discover the wants and needs of the people the Ag. Center will be serving in Kilauea and on the North Shore. Please help inform them by reading the attached surveys and contacting Cherie Grousset. Choose your file type for opening, Adobe acrobat or MS Word.

KCAC.StrategicPlan.GettingStarted.7Questions KCAC.StrategicPlan.GettingStarted.7Questions

You are welcome to call or email the responses to your questions.
The deadline has been extended.
If you wish to remain anonymous, please just ask.
Send responses to Cherie Grousset

If you wish to send the answers on paper via regular mail, please send to:
Cherie Grousset
PO Box 1699
Hanalei, HI 96714

19 June

This blog posts information for Hawaii’s 2016 candidates.

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Fern Rosenstiel is first onto our page. Fern answered questions and informed the Kilauea community of her motives and positions while running for the State House representative seat 14 at the KNA meeting on June 8th. She handled challenging questions from the audience well and showed her passion for our community. Here is a link to her website; Fern Rosenstiel

Lisa Arin has been up to Kilauea the last two KNA meetings. She is running for the Kauai county prosecutor seat. Please find her website here; Lisa Arin

Stay tuned for more visits from our local candidates in future meeting agendas.

ps. We will use this post to put out a request for polling place workers. Kilauea and Kauai in general has positions available for citizens who want to get more involved in our democracy. They are volunteer positions but include a cash stipend and a chance to    be among your neighbors.  Call the county office of elections here for more information; 241-4800

19 June

KCFCU proposes a move to Kilauea.

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On June 8th KCFCU presented an early version of plans for a branch location in Kilauea at the monthly KNA meeting. The board and the community members attending were very supportive and appreciative of KCFCU and generally supportive of a branch being opened in Kilauea. How ever the devil is in the details.

This plan puts the branch location directly across the street from the post office. It is a logical location yet in order for that to happen the parcel would have to be sold to KCFCU by a local landowner. Such a sale would only be possible if the landowner’s entire parcel of land was sub-divided. A new sub-division on the Kilauea Plateau implies and includes quite a bit of long term planning for the landowner and for the community of Kilauea as represented by the KNA.

Several members of the KNA raised important questions that will be followed up on in future meetings. Questions like; what other plans will the landowner have for the rest of the parcel? and, will the plans include elements of the North Shore general plan like affordable housing? Your neighbors who are volunteering their time on the KNA are being careful to keep their eye on the big picture for the future of Kilauea town. Stay tuned for more news regarding this subject. Below are diagrams of floor plans, exterior elevations and plot plans of the KCFCU’s first proposal on the subject.


30 May

The June KNA meeting night is Wednesday

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This month’s meeting of the KNA has been moved one night later to Wednesday, June 8th due to a maintenance job inside the building.

The meeting will be at 7pm inside the neighborhood center next Wednesday on June 8th. Here is the link to the full agenda; June, 2016 agenda

25 April

KNA meeting for Tuesday, May 3rd 2016

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Our May meeting will be at the Kilauea Neighborhood Center on Tuesday night at 7pm.

Please find the full agenda here; 2016_May_Agenda

3 April

KNA meeting agenda for Tuesday April 5th, 2016

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The KNA meeting is held at 7pm on the first Tuesday of every month inside the meeting room of the Kilauea Neighborhood Center.

Find the link to the agenda here;

April 5th, 2016 agenda