Important Message About the KBA Annual Christmas Parade for 2021

Important Message About the KBA Annual Christmas Parade for 2021

Aloha Sponsors and Participants of the Kalihi Business Association Annual Christmas Parade: We hope that everyone is safe and doing well. Although Covid restrictions may have been eased recently, we have decided that the most appropriate and safe course of action is to hold off on the Kalihi Business Association Annual Christmas Parade for 2021 to maintain the safety of the community. We ask for your understanding and we are hopeful that the KBA Annual Christmas Parade can return in 2022. Stay safe and Thank You!continue reading →
SWCC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2020!

SWCC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2020!

Help Restock the SWCC Emergency Food Pantry The Susannah Wesley Community Center has been operating an Emergency Food Assistance Program in Kalihi for more than 30 years and the demand has increased by over 300%. Many recipients have historically been kupuna, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic younger families are also in need of help. For anyone in need of food assistance at any time, the SWCC Food Pantry is open on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 12PM—2PM. November is Homeless & Hunger Awareness month and the Center is in need of support for…continue reading →
Rail Updates Event: Nan Inc & HART • 03-10-20

Rail Updates Event: Nan Inc & HART • 03-10-20

Nan, Inc. and the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) will be holding a construction update meeting to provide the community details on the upcoming major utility relocation work being planned on Dillingham Boulevard for the Honolulu Rail Transit Project. This work will cause increased traffic impacts for motorists who traverse through the area. We encourage the community to attend this important meeting to learn more about the work that is projected to start in March. TUESDAY MARCH 10, 2020 Kalihi Kai Elementary School Cafeteria 626 McNeill Street • Honolulu, HI 96817 6:15…continue reading →
KBA 2019 Christmas Parade – 11/29/19

KBA 2019 Christmas Parade – 11/29/19

The 73rd Annual KBA Christmas Parade is almost here! This year's parade route. Click map for larger view. We would like recognize and thank our generous sponsors! If you have any questions please email us at parade@kalihibusinessassociation.org.continue reading →
C&C Honolulu Presenting: Kalihi Complete Streets • Update

C&C Honolulu Presenting: Kalihi Complete Streets • Update

The City and County of Honolulu held its kick-off meeting for the Kalihi Complete Streets improvements on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. The program focused on North King Street, Waiakamilo Road/Houghtailing Street, Middle Street and North School Street. The Goals of the first meeting: Inform the community of the project, understand how the community uses these streets and what concerns or challenges they have, and explore Complete Streets concepts that can make these streets safer for everyone, including keiki and kupuna. The Study Area • North King Street from Liliha Street to Middle Street…continue reading →
PSA: Cybersecurity for Business Presentation • 10/18/2019

PSA: Cybersecurity for Business Presentation • 10/18/2019

The Kaimuki Business Professional Association and Kapiolani Community College's Office of Community and Continuing Education presents Cybersecurity for Business. Two leading industry experts, Armand Hernendez and Paulette Lacroix will discuss the current issues in cybersecurity and the risks to your business. See the event flyer here. The event is free to attend and a RSVP is requested by 10/16/19 to info@kbpahawaii.com Friday, October 18, 2019 • 11:30am — 1:00pm Ephiphany Episcopal Church • Community Room 1041 10th Ave (10th and Harding Ave)  RSVP is requested by 10/16/19 to info@kbpahawaii.comcontinue reading →
C&C Honolulu Presenting: Kalihi Complete Streets • 09/17/2019

C&C Honolulu Presenting: Kalihi Complete Streets • 09/17/2019

The City and County of Honolulu is pleased to announce a public kick-off meeting for the Kalihi Complete Streets improvements, focused on North King Street, Waiakamilo Road/Houghtailing Street, Middle Street and North School Street. The Goals of this first meeting: Inform the community of the project, understand how the community uses these streets and what concerns or challenges they have, and explore Complete Streets concepts that can make these streets safer for everyone, including keiki and kupuna. Please join us! Tuesday, September 17, 2019 • 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Farrington High School •…continue reading →
PSA: Important News for Opportunity Zones (OZ)

PSA: Important News for Opportunity Zones (OZ)

The State Department of Business, Economic, Development and Tourism (DBEDT) is hosting a series of events for the various stakeholders of Opportunity Zones (OZ). Please check out the new DBEDT website for more information on the OZ, view a map of Hawaii’s OZ, and a list of upcoming OZ events. DBEDT is looking for OZ projects which have a positive community impact and are investment ready to share with OZ Funds looking to invest in Hawaii's OZ. To be included on the list, the OZ business or OZ business property owner/developer needs to…continue reading →
Rail Updates Event: HART & Nan Inc • UPDATE

Rail Updates Event: HART & Nan Inc • UPDATE

Thank you to all who attended the KBA’s Connecting the Community: HART & Nan Inc Rail Update event, on Wednesday June 19 2019. The event was held at the Homer A. Maxey International Trade Resource Center Conference Room, Foreign-Trade Zone No. 9. Presenters from HART and a presenter from Nan Inc. provide rail project information as it makes its way through the Kalihi area. HART has provided the presentation file to view here. If you would like more information you can visit their website at www.honolulutransit.orgcontinue reading →