Urgent Advisories & Town Meeting Schedule 2019

5:15 – 7 p.m. – Waimea School Cafeteria
Always First Thursdays

September 5
October 3
November 7
No December Meeting

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April 4, 2019 Waimea Town Meeting Follow-Up – Please Send Comments/Suggestions/Questions Re: Kamuela Post Office Relocation


Information provided at WCA Town Meeting April 4, 2019:

  • The United States Postal Service is asking our Waimea/Kamuela community for input – comments – questions on this possibility. Must be received within the next 30 days, by May 4, 2019. No decisions have been made – they want to hear what we think and need in terms of postal retail services.  Also, if you have a suggested location, know of land and/or facility that might be suitable, please communicate with them.

  • Mail comments (or walk written letter into Kamuela PO and they will send it) to:

Patricia Webb, Real Estate & Assets – U.S. Postal Service
PO Box 27497, Greensboro, NC 27498-1103

Or email comments to:

Duke Gonzales, USPS – Duke.Gonzales@usps.gov

Angela Okumura, USPS – Kamuela Postmistress – Angela.m.okumura@usps.gov


April 4, 2019: 

Hawai’i County Planning Director Michael Yee will kick off the April WCA Town Meeting with a briefing on the important General Plan update process, coming CDP updates, vacation rental rules, and a brief discussion about the Climate Change Commission. There will be time for Q&A.

Then, United States Postal Service representatives will discuss the possible relocation of services from the Kamuela Post Office located adjacent to Waimea Elementary and Middle Schools, Waimea Senior Center and Parker Ranch Center to another location in Waimea “to provide better access and that better meets the overall needs of Waimeaʻs postal customers.”

Note: Comments on the proposed Kamuela Post Office relocation may be submitted within 30 days of the April 4 town meeting to the Postal Service for consideration prior to its final decision. Please submit written comments to:

Patricia Webb, Real Estate & Assets – U.S. Postal Service
PO Box 27497, Greensboro, NC 27498-1103

WCAʻs Spotlighted Not-For-Profit at the April Town Meeting will be Hope Services

Letter from the US Postal Service to Hawai’i County Mayor Harry Kim (and community) about possibly relocating the Kamuela Post Office.  Double click on the document to open and read or download.


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