Public Transportation in Maui County,” a 36-minute video providing an overview of transportation options and how to access them, is currently running on Akaku Maui Community Media.
The video was commissioned by the Maui County Department of Transportation and produced by Maui Economic Opportunity and Akaku Maui Community Media. It has been running on Akaku Channel 53 since Oct. 3.
The schedule for upcoming showings of the video follows:
– Thursday, 12:45 and 11:15 p.m.
– Friday, 11:15 p.m.
– Saturday, 7 a.m.
– Sunday, noon.
– Monday, 4 p.m.
– Tuesday, 8 a.m.
– 10/26, 2 p.m.
– 10/27, 9 a.m.
– 10/28, 3 p.m.
– 10/29, 6 a.m.
– 10/30, noon.
The video also can be found at //youtu.be/SZeipO9yN4s. The goals of the video are to outline available services on The Maui Bus, operated by Roberts Hawaii, and MEO’s paratransit and Human Services transportation, as well as options provided by Kaunoa Senior Services and Nā Hoaloha.
Maui County Transportation Director Marc Takamori provided an overview of county operated bus services and discussed the establishment of routes and fares, the new Kahului transportation hub, bus stops and electric buses. Darren Konno, MDOT Transportation Coordinator, explained the use of personal care assistants and service and companion animals.
MEO CEO Debbie Cabebe narrated the video, offering a history of public transportation in Maui County.
The video “Public Transportation in Maui County” can be viewed on Akaku Maui Community Media on Channel 53.