WAILUKU – The Maui County Department of Transportation has announced changes to the Maui Bus Upcountry Islander and Kula Villager routes, beginning Saturday, February 28.
The changes are as follows:
- The bus connection between the Upcountry Islander and the Kula Villager will be relocated to the Kulamalu Town Center, near Longs Drug Store.
- Kulamalu Town Center has been added to the Upcountry Islander route.
- Both the Upcountry Islander and Kula Villager will continue to service the Pukalani Street bus stop separately.
- The Kula Villager bus schedule will be moved to 17 minutes after the hour with the first bus now starting service at 7:17 a.m. from Pukalani Street.
The Kula Highway bus stop fronting Long’s at Kulamalu will be relocated within Kulamalu, near the roundabout closest to the County park and will become the new meeting point for the Upcountry Islander and Kula Villager. Kulamalu developer Everett Dowling has worked closely with the Maui County Department of Transportation to allow access to this area.
The area within Kulamalu will be designated as a “No Parking” area, and drivers will be asked to use adjacent parking to avoid blocking traffic. Signs will be posted, new schedules prepared and information posted on the County website at www.mauicounty.gov/Bus. For more information, please contact the Department of Transportation at 270-7511.