Urgent Advisories & Town Meeting Schedule 2017

2017 WCA TOWN MEETING SCHEDULE: 5:15-7 p.m., Thursdays - usually in Waimea School Cafeteria (unless notified):

Oct. 5 - Relocated to HPA Upper Campus eLab!

Nov. 2 - Potluck mahalo gathering for our First Responders
December (often cancelled due to Christmas parade sponsorship so TBD)

Jan. 4, 2018

Feb. 1, 2018

March 1, 2018

Thurs., Oct. 5, 2017 WCA Town Meeting: HPAʻs eLab! Check Out Amazing Student STEM Projects!

5:15 p.m. – Special Location: HPAʻs eLab – Upper Campus! Not to be missed – a glimpse of the amazing projects HPA students are undertaking using state-of-the-art STEM technology! Special thanks to HPA for again hosting a WCA Town Meeting. Please come a bit early – enter via the more northern gate and you will […]

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Sept. 7, 2017 Waimea Town Meeting: Exploring How Our Community Can Make A Difference For The Homeless

5:15 p.m., Thurs., Sept. 7, 2017 – Waimea School Cafeteria

A panel discussion discerning the range of issues around homelessness and houselessness with presenters deeply involved, experienced and committed to helping our community explore how we can make a difference.

Homelessness, houselessness, and individuals and families struggling on the edge are increasingly of […]

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August 3, 2017 Waimea Town Meeting To Welcome Home Waimea Members of the Hokule’a Worldwide Voyage!

Mahalo to Waimea’s own Hokule’a crew members for a most memorable presentation! You make us soooooo proud!

(L-R) Captain Pomaikalani Bertelmann and Navigator Ka’iulani Murphy — both of Waimea — brought home the Hokule’a on its final leg of the worldwide voyage. Capt. Pomai along with PWO Navigator Chadd Paishon and other Waimea crew […]

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Special Waimea Town Meeting: Tuesday, July 11 To Discuss North Hawaii Community Hospital

The affiliation of North Hawaii Community Hospital and The Queen’s Health Systems, as well as quality of care, available services, finances, and community expectations, will be the focus of a special Waimea Community Association Town Meeting at 5:15 p.m., Tues., July 11, 2017, in Waimea School Cafeteria. The entire community is invited. Leading the discussion […]

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Pohakuloa Training Area Update Tops Waimea Town Meeting Agenda Thurs., July 6, 2017

June 28, 2017 Pohakuloa Training Area Groundbreaking – Courtesy of US Army.

5:15-7 p.m., Thurs., July 6, 2017. Waimea School Cafeteria. This month’s meeting will feature an update on Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA) by Cmdr Christopher Marquez to include current training activities at PTA, the recently started $26 million construction of septic and storm […]

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3 HIGH IMPACT ISSUES FOR NORTH HAWAI’I SHARE TOWN MEETING SPOTLIGHT

Thursday, June 1, 2017 – 5:15-7 p.m. – Waimea School Cafeteria

 

Three high impact issues on quality of life in North Hawai’i will share the spotlight during Waimea Community Association’s Town Meeting this Thursday in Waimea School cafeteria.

Scope of the meeting will range from the latest scientific findings and concerns regarding Rapid ‘Ohi’a […]

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Our Island’s Kupuna ‘Safety Net’ & Parker Ranch Waimea Town Center EA Promise Far-Reaching WCA Town Meeting Thurs., May 4, 2017

Mahalo to all who came to the May 4, 2017 WCA Town Meeting! Here is the handout provided to attendees by Parker Ranch. PR Letter to WCA 20170504

How a community treats its kupuna (seniors) and its keiki (children) says a great deal about its values, and Waimea Community Association’s 5:15 p.m., Thurs., May 4, […]

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Hawai’i State Attorney General Doug Chin To Speak at Waimea Town Meeting Thurs., April 6

Our April 6, 2017 WCA Town Meeting was exceptional — the full presentation by State AG Doug Chin may be viewed on Big Island Video News (mahalo BIVN): http://www.bigislandvideonews.com/2017/04/07/video-taking-on-trump-ag-chin-gets-standing-ovation-in-waimea/ On the heels of securing the first-in-the-country temporary restraining order (TRO) from a federal judge to block the second immigration travel ban executive order by […]

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COMMUNITY INPUT REQUESTED: Essential Air Service For Kamuela – Deadline April 27, 2017

URGENT: As followup to our March 2, 2017 WCA Town Meeting where two applicants for federal Essential Air Service (EAS) support to service our Kamuela Airport shared their plans, WCA received the following email requesting community input:

I would like to update you on the Essential Air Service (EAS) situation at Kamuela/Waimea, as well as […]

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‘ACTIVE SHOOTER/ACTIVE VIOLENCE’ AWARENESS PRESENTATION

5:15-7 p.m., Thurs., Feb. 2, 2017. Waimea School Cafeteria.

Waimea Community Association’s February Town Meeting will be almost entirely devoted to an “Active Shooter/Active Violence’ awareness presentation by Lt. Thomas A. Shopay III with the Hawai’i Police Department’s Special Response Team. This is a presentation that is recommended for all adults.

“We would all […]

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