KIHEI (KHNL) -- The Kihei Recycling and Redemption Center is closed temporarily due to the construction of the new Kihei recycling center.
The new 1.5 acres site is located adjacent to the temporary facility off Piilani Highway at Welakahao Road. The new recycling center will feature landscaping and solar lights.
Construction of the new facility is scheduled to take about four months. Residents can continue to recycle at any of the following locations:
Kihei Redemption Center options (these sites do not accept newspaper, cardboard or non HI-5 glass or plastic):
Maui Disposal Mobile Center: Located at the South Baptist Church on the corner of South Kihei Road and Welakahao. Hours: Wednesday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. This site will be closed effective October 13, 2007.
Zitro Recycling: Located behind the Salvation Army on Halekuai St. Hours: Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. (reverse vending machines only).
Recycling Centers with Redemption Center Options:
Kahului: Maui Community College: on Wahine Pio Road. Drop-box hours: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., seven days a week. Redemption Center hours: Wednesday - Sunday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., closed 1 - 2 p.m.
Makawao: Behind Kalama School off Makani Road. Drop-box hours: 24 hours, seven days a week. Redemption Center hours: Wednesday - Sunday 8 a.m. - 5:30 pm, closed 1-2 p.m.
Haiku : Next to the Haiku Community Center. Drop-box hours: 24 hours, seven days a week. Redemption Center hours: Wednesday - Sunday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., closed 1-2 p.m.
Drop-box recycling centers without redemption center options:
Central Maui Landfill: On Pulehu Rd. Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6 a.m. - 4 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday 7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Wailuku: At the corner of Maakala and Kahekili Highway during daylight hours only.