Mayor’s Budget Boosts Tourism: Is it the Best Way to Recover from COVID-19?

Against a backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, Maui Mayor Michael Victorino released his $870-million county budget proposal last week. It includes a number of measures that Victorino said were responses to the impacts of COVID-19, such as $10 million allocated for countywide costs to “help eliminate COVID-19” and $3.8 million to replenish the Emergency Fund. … Continue reading Mayor’s Budget Boosts Tourism: Is it the Best Way to Recover from COVID-19?