Maui Unite is the brain child of island native Gordon C. Cockett, the group's vice president.
Although mild-mannered, Cockett
, 77, is determined.He
is meeting with community leaders from Hana to Kahakuloa "to get to a commitment , without commitment it won't work."
"My vision is to bring everybody together; and then, instead of holding signs and laying down in front of the bulldozers and stuff like that? everybody is notified.Everybody goes to that meeting.We show numbers," he
is resolute about the importance of controlling special interests.
"We're trying to save as much of Maui as we can," Cockett
For more information, call Cockett
at 268-2956 or visit www.mauiunite.com.