Recently I went to visit one of the most beautiful spots on the Northshore–Maliko Gulch. Many families have frequented there. It's a wonderful place. Or rather, it was a wonderful place. Because on my most recent visit I saw abandoned vehicles littering the whole place. It was horrible. What a disaster. Illustration: Ron Pitts … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Quit abandoning cars in Maliko Gulch!
Eh Brah, why do you burn abandoned cars? When you do, you unleash an environmental disaster. All those fluids and plastics and kinds of rubber go into the air. One car that was burned on Hana Highway caused a drool of black slime to run down the gutter toward the nearest gulch–and the ocean. When you leave a car with the “orange sticker of death” alone, the county takes it away … [Read more...] about Eh Brah: Why are you burning abandoned cars on Maui?
BEST COUNTY BLUNDER Abandoned cars In a county that approves huge numbers of big commercial and residential developments without waiting for the corresponding infrastructure—roads, sewer lines, water sources, schools, etc.—to catch up, you chose abandoned cars. Yeah, they’re not pretty to look at when you drive by, but the county has already put up the heat on them with … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2006: Best County Blunder on Maui: Abandoned Cars