WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai‘i – The County of Maui announced that the removal of 20 hazardous trees on Piiholo Road will begin Monday, July 10, 2017.
The initial phase will involve Eucalyptus trees located above the Piiholo Zipline and will require intermittent road closures due to safety while the trees are being removed. Work is scheduled to be done 7 a.m. – 4 p.m., and is expected to be completed by August 9, 2017.
Subsequent phases will include the removal of additional trees within the County right of way along Piiholo Road. An estimated total of 112 trees will be removed due to hazards presented by falling branches and trees. The County of Maui Department of Public Works and the Department of Parks and Recreation, including the Maui County Arborist, are coordinating the removals.
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