East Maui Emergency Preparedness & COVID-19 Information

This page contains the most recent updates on closures and re-openings of locations, roads, services and businesses in the East Maui region, to the best of our knowledge. 

 

ANNOUNCEMENT: All health insurance deductible and co-payments for community PCR Covid screening performed in April have been waived and there is no requirement to respond or to make a payment to Diagnostic Lab Services.

Hana Highway closure extended to July 15

UPDATE: 4:52 p.m. / 7.1.20 – The Governor has granted a two-week extension to the County of Maui to keep a checkpoint in place along the Hāna Highway between Kapakalua Road and Hāna Town.

The checkpoint will remain in place through at least July 15th, limiting traffic to residents amid ongoing health and safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

View Virtual community meeting re Hana Highway that was held Sunday, June 28

Read MauiNow.com recap of the virtual community meeting

State of Hawaii COVID-19
DoH website hawaiicovid19.com for Info & Resources: Managing COVID-19 in Hawai‘i

Hāna Food & Shopping

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These sources of grocery shopping, meal takeout, and access to produce/products are currently available in Hana.

The following status is current to the best of our knowledge as of July 2:

SHOPPING

  • Hasegawa Store

New store hours starting Monday, May 11:
Monday- Friday: 7am-6pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7am- 5:30pm

New shopping rules: As of April 30th, customers will be able to come into our store with some strictly enforced rules to keep everyone safe & healthy.

    • Facemask/covering is required to enter the store No entry if you are sick (coughing, fever, etc.)
    • Face mask cannot be removed while in the store
    • Sanitize your hands before entry into the store
    • Limit of 6 customers in the store at any one time
    • One person per household
    • One cart per customer (staff will sanitize after each use)
    • Practice social distancing (6ft) in and out of the store – no loitering
    • Come with a shopping list
    • We will enforce a time limit for shopping
    • Prior to entering the store, detailed instructions will be given at the door
    • Kupuna shopping hours are from 8-9am
    • For those who still want to minimize exposure to people, we will still be offering telephone orders until our website is up. Telephone orders will be available for pickup the next day.
    • We are all in this together so please be patient as we enter this next phase of this Covid- 19 event. We got this Hana!!!!
    • UPS & FedEX pick ups will be done through the back door.

  • Hana Ranch Store
    • Hana Ranch Store Effective Thursday 4/30 
      will be open for customers to enter the store. 
    • 6 customers at a time, one person per household.
    • Must wear face mask (we have if you need one)
    • 8 am to 6pm daily
      9:00-10:00 Kupuna Hour
    • Propane Hours
      8 – 11:30am and 12:30 – 3:15pm

    • Please call:
      270-5295
      270-3295
      868-1190
      344-6541
  • Costco NEW kūpuna hours as of May 4 are 9-10am M-F

PRODUCE & PRODUCTS

  • Hana Farmers Market reopened as of Friday June 26, and runs every Friday from  3-5 in Hana Town Center. You can still place orders at hanafarmersmarket.org for weekly pickup at the farmers market. Accepts SNAP/EBT payments online and at market.
  • Hana Fresh Farm Stand is open Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11a–2p for pickup only (stay in vehicle).
  • Microgreens are available from Shone and Froyam Edel – call 248-7568 or text 808-281-5508 to arrange pick-up or delivery.
  • Mahele Farm community volunteer days are suspended. 

FOOD DISTRIBUTION

  • Project Ho’omana and Hana Farmers Market are doing a free food distribution on Friday, July 3. All Hana resident shoppers will receive a voucher for free produce, eggs, honey and poi while supplies last, 3-5pm in Hana. 
  • ‘Ohana Makamae food bank distribution occurs every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from the back of the house, on a “first come first serve” basis (for families that meet criteria), from 9-11am.  Clients remain in vehicles and wait for staff to assist you. For info call 269-0069 (mornings) or 281-9214 (afternoons).

MEAL TAKE-OUT

  • Hana Farms is open  for take-out ordering at hanafarms.com
  • Kilo’s Kitchen is usually open W-F starting at 11am.
  • My Tita’s Cafe is open Mon-Sat 7am-3pm.
  • Some other food trucks are also open (please send in hours, order numbers, menu info…)

Additional food source updates will be posted here as they are available. To submit updates or corrections, please email info@hanamaui.com.

East Maui Business & Services Updates

The following status is current to the best of our knowledge as of July 2:

Most recent updates at top of list

  • Hana vehicle safety inspections reopening on Saturday, July 11. Make an appointment and get the new guidelines at Hana Pit Stop.
  • Koki Open Mic is happening Friday July 3. 
  • Waiʻānapanapa State Park remains closed pending the completion of the East Maui Traffic Management Plan.
  • Kahanu Garden is opening again for Hana residents, 10am-3pm Monday, Tuesday,  Wednesday.
  • The County of Maui beaches and parks are open 7 am to 7 pm (with social distancing requirements), including Hana Ball Park, Hana Bay Beach Park (Kapueokahi), Pa’ani Mai Park, Hana Ballpark Tennis Courts and Keanae Park.
  • Hana Farmers Market is open again on Fridays from 3-5pm in Hana town—pre-order at hanafarmersmarket.org for pickup at the market.
  • Nahiku Tropicals is closed to public visits and farm tours, but is now open for online and telephone orders, with overnight FedEx service to the West Coast Mainland and Hawaiian Islands, and two-day service to the remainder of the mainland.

  • Hana Tropicals is currently closed to the public for visitors/tours, but is open for online and phone orders and can offer same day delivery on island and overnight delivery to other islands.
  • Travaasa Hana remains closed. This includes Hana Ranch Restaurant  and The Preserve Kitchen & Bar.
  • Hana Health will see patients by appointment only (call 248-8294), except for emergency, with priority given to those who are actively sick, injured or unwell. Kupuna hours in the clinic on Tuesday/Thursday between 7am-12pm, lab and medical appointments available – call ahead to schedule. If you believe you have symptoms of COVID-19, call Hana Health and follow instructions for possible testing.
  • Do you need help applying for health insurance, unemployment or SNAP benefits? Please call Sassie Keaulana on Tuesdays from 8:30am-11:30 am @ 248-7515 ext# 41 

  • Hui No Ke Ola Pono office is closed to walk-in appts, but please call 442-6861 for assistance.  SNAP and Quest applications available; priority given to families who are unemployed as a result of COVID-19.  Notary services available in June, call for appt.
  • Hana Arts YouTube Channel offers engaging programs for keiki at home.
  • Bank of Hawaii Hana Branch is open with kūpuna hours 3:00 – 3:30pm (see availability of services for details and updates).
  • Hāna Kai is closed. 
  • ‘Ohana Makamae will continue providing services.  Offices are closed, but staff will provide services remotely.  For more information about counseling services, please call 269-0069 (mornings) or 281-9214 (afternoons).  
  • County of Maui offices are closed to the public.
  • Hana Landfill is open normal hours.
  • MEO is still taking kūpuna for appointments on the other side. Limited seating.
  • Hale Hulu Mamo is closed; if kūpuna or their ‘ohana need anything call Sheila at 248-8392 or 269-0677.
  • Hana Thrift Store is closed. If you need something from the store, call 468-3104.
  • Haleakalā National Park is closed, including the Kīpahulu District.
  • Kaumahina State Wayside, and Pua‘a Ka‘a State Wayside are closed (including restrooms).
  • Hana Public Library is closed.
  • Hana Youth Center is closed.
  • First Saturday at Travaasa is cancelled.
  • All Hana Arts youth programs and Art Barn classes are paused; all public events are postponed and will be rescheduled.
  • Hana Cultural Center Museum & Gift Shop is closed.

Additional closures and updates will be posted here as they are available. To submit updates or corrections, please email info@hanamaui.com.

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