Warning: This section is a public forum containing issues and information contributed by our neighbors. It is open to submission by all Kilauea community members. Submissions may be screened for impropriety and should not be considered the opinion of the board of the KNA. Submit information to the KNA Secretary. Contact info. is under the 2014 Board and Committee blog heading.


The American Cancer Society of Kauai

August 21 2015 – The American Cancer Society of Kauai is sponsoring a Relay For Life event in Kilauea in August. Come set up a tent, organize a team and help support those fighting and surviving  the plague of our generation. Here is a link to the particulars.


Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary

June 19th 2015 – The Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary is preparing to adopt some changes to the sanctuary. The deadline for public comment on this important marine environment sanctuary is June 19th. Understanding the actual mission and structure of the sanctuary is probably a good idea before sending in a comment.

Detailed Plan Summary
List of Plan Sections


Kalihiwai Bridge + Highway Night Work Schedule

May 22nd – May 29th 2015: Tree Clearing Schedule


New Doctor in Princeville

May 23 2015 – There is a new doctors office planned for the Princeville area. The principals involved invite the public to an informative meeting about it.

Press Release:

As you may know from personal experience, residents of the North Shore currently must drive to Kapa’a or Lihue for emergency medical services. An urgent care center on the North Shore is desperately needed, and plans have begun to build one here! A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, the Makana Emergency Center, will be located in Princeville. Please come and meet Dr. Ted Kimball and learn about the new center:

Saturday May 23rd, 9AM-11AM
At the PHCA Community Center


Hotcakes + Hula

April 12 2015 – Get your tickets soon for the North Shore Lions club pancake fundraiser in Hanalei on April 14th. Fundraiser Details


Relay For Life

August 21 2015 – There is a Relay for Life event being planned for this summer in Kilauea. Join a team or register your own.

Event Details


Easter Egg Hunt

April 4 2015 -Come to Kilauea’s traditional easter egg hunt for our keiki. 9am sharp this coming Saturday April 4th at the Kilauea field park. Follow this link for details.

Easter Hunt Flyer


Kauai National Wildlife Refuge Hiring Intern

April 2015 – The Kauai National Wildlife Refuge Complex has a position opening for a wildlife intern. The job is scheduled to be 6 months long.  They would like to hire locally if possible. Maybe you know the right person for the job? Pass this information along. Tap on the following link for details.

Kauai Wildlife Internship
Kimberly J. Uyehara
Refuge Biologist
Kaua‘i National Wildlife Refuge Complex
P.O. Box 1128
Kilauea, Hawai‘i 96754
(808) 635-9309 (cell)
(808) 828-1413 (office)


Anaina Hou Community Park Seed Exchange

March 22 2015 – Anaina Hou Community park is hosting an annual seed exchange on March 22. Event Details


Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge Conservation Plan

March 2015 – Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge draft comprehensive conservation plan; The refuge has completed their comprehensive plan and is submitting it to the public in a mandated public comment period before they ratify it and proceed with the new planning. Here is the Draft Plan and information on where to send comments.


Hawaiian Islands National Marine Sanctuary Na’kai’ewalu Recruiting

February 2015 – The Community Sanctuary Advisory Counsel is recruiting for several seats on it’s board. Read about the council’s responsibilities on the link in the post below and find the SAC’s application here.

Hawaiian Islands National Marine Sanctuary Na’kai’ewalu; Jean Souza, Kauai coordinator for the Hawaiian Islands National Mrine Sanctuary and the National Marine Sanctuary System spoke recently at the January community meeting and described changes to the name and mission of the Hawaii sanctuary. Attached is information and contacts for residents who want to become involved, volunteer or more well informed; Welcome to the Hawaiian Islands National Marine Sanctuary. Here is a great place to start helping, the annual spring Humpback whale count. A wonderful excuse to sit on the coast and gaze at the ocean! Come count whales!


Pay As You Throw Solid Waste Program

November 2014 – Pay as you throw is the name of garbage pick-up procedure for the county of Kauai. It will effect all property owners on the island. See the details here; PAYT Info Flyer


Free Meals

By the looks of the posts below Kilauea better start hosting some free walks and aerobics classes to go with all of the delicious food being offered this season!

November 23 2014 – Sunday, November 23rd between 11am and 2pm the Kauai Christian Academy is inviting members of the community to a Thanksgiving dinner in their new community center. Early Thanksgiving

November 24 2014 – Anaina Hou Community Park is inviting members of the community to enjoy a free Thanksgiving dinner on Thanksgiving day. Kauai Mini Golf Thanksgiving Dinner


View Past Public Announcements



At our KNA monthly meetings community and board members discuss issues that concern Kilauea.  The Board is often asked to represent the participating community members majority opinion in a letter to be submitted to appropriate recipients. For example the Kauai county planning commission. Following are some of those letters. As we dig through the archives we will post more.


  2/06/15 HB 849

12/02/14 DOT 

10/21/14 2461 (setback)

  9/01/14 Playground:DOE

  7/08/14 KNA Seacliff

  7/07/14 Mango

  4/25/14 Stage 

  1/13/14 Somers 

11/06/13 Second Falco 

11/06/13 Waipake Access

  7/11/13 2nd 2491  Bill 2491 

  4/08/13 Common Ground Clarification

  4/08/13 Somers position 

  4/08/13 Cellphone site 

  3/20/13 Common Ground 

  3/31/13 Somers Intervenor Request

  7/26/10 Grant of Easement

  6/01/10 Kilauea Pavilion

  1/26/09 Kaakaanui CDUA