New Possible Travel Testing Requirements

Notice it appears Maui may begin requiring a secondary COVID-19 rapid test upon arrival or a ten day quarantine.  Stay tunned for when notification goes out.  The Maui Mayor is waiting for approval from the Governor.   Then there will be a notice giving time to everyone.  We will blog it when we know.

Hotel Set To Open In April

The AC Hotel by Marriott Maui Wailea is set to open in April. Originally, the hotel was scheduled to open this month but was delayed.

The hotel will have 110 rooms and 12 suites on 3 acres. The hotel will have a fitness center, infinity-edge pool and business center.

The hotel has already started to accept reservations for the April opening.

New Affordable Rental Housing Project Proposed

A new family affordable rental housing project has been proposed in Kahului by the Catholic Charities Hawai’i. The proposed project would have 108 one-bedroom units and 70 two-bedroom units. The 5 acre site would also have a park and a gathering room.

The project, named the Hale Piling Family Affordable Rental Housing Project, would have the first phase completed in approximately 16 to 18 months. The units will be intended for those earning 60% or less of the average median income.

Estimated cost of the project is $66 million. According to 2020 guidelines, maximum rent for a one-bedroom unit to be around $1,153 and $1,384 for a two-bedroom.

PLEASE BE AWARE

For those of you who travel along Piilani Highway, please note! During the construction the speed limit has now been reduced from 40 mph to 30 mph. This is a temporary reduction that will be effect for the next 6 to 8 weeks.

Pre-Travel Testing

Below is the updated list of approved pre-travel testing partners for the Covid-19 test. Those with a pre-travel 72 hour negative test do not have to quarantine for 14 days. Please always check with your local sources to confirm accuracy. Mahalo!

Hawaii Travel Testing Partners:

CVS Health

Walgreens

Kaiser Permanente

Quest Diagnostics

AFC

City Health Urgent Care

Carbon Health

Vault Health

Color

America Family Care

American Samoa Department of Health

Atlas Genomics

Capstone Clinic

Clarity Lab Solutions

Costco with Azova at home testing

Go Health Urgent Care

UC San Diego Health

University of Washington Medicine

West Pac Labs

Xprescheck

Inter-county Travel Approved Testing Maui:

National Kidney Foundation Of Hawaii’s Consortium

S&G Labs Hawaii LLC