NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of a public hearing to be held by the Planning Commission of the City and County of Honolulu:

PLACE: Mission Memorial Conference Room, Mission Memorial Building,
550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii
DATE: Wednesday, March 15, 2017
TIME: 1:30 p.m.
Public hearing notice was published in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser on Friday, November 4, 2016.  A public hearing was held on December 7, 2016, and the public hearing remains open.


Applicant: Gill Ewa Lands, LLC
Owner:  Gill Ewa Lands, LLC
Location: 92-1285 Umena Street, Kapolei, Oahu
Tax Map Key: 9-2-049: 008, 9-2-045: Portion of 002, 9-2-049: Portion of 007   and Portion of 009
Existing Use: Overnight camp for youths including camp promotions by parents   and community religious organizations.
Existing Zoning: AG-2 General Agricultural District
Land Area: Approximately 14.84 acres
Request: To amend the existing Special Use Permit No. SP64-4 to allow   overnight camping for all ages and to add new structures and   uses to include educational seminars, teacher and professional   training, company retreats and planning sessions, family   gatherings, other community and cultural events and exhibitions,  conservation activities, cultural practices, educational tours of   agriculture, forestry, conservation and historic points of interest,  and outdoor sporting and spectator events.

This hearing is to be held under the provisions of Chapters 46, 92, and 205, Hawaii Revised Statutes, as amended, Articles VI and XIII, Revised Charter of the City and County of Honolulu, 1973, as amended, Sections 2-40, 2-43 and 2-44 of the Rules of the Planning Commission, City and County of Honolulu, and Chapter 15-15 of the Hawaii Administrative Rules. 

The particular sections of statutes and rules involved include Sections 205-2 and 205-4.5(a)(6) of the Hawaii Revised Statutes, as amended, and Subchapter 4 of Chapter 2 and Section 2-45 of the Rules of the Planning Commission. The issue involved relates to whether to grant a Special Use Permit pursuant to Section 205-6, Hawaii Revised Statutes, for an overnight camp including various structures and uses not expressly permitted.
Public testimony is to be taken at the hearing. Fifteen (15) copies of written testimony should be filed with the Planning Commission at least two business days before the date of the public hearing.  One copy may be faxed to 768-6743.

Information regarding the public hearing can be obtained by contacting the Planning Commission, 7th Floor, Frank F. Fasi Municipal Building, 650 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, telephone 768-8007. 

If you require special assistance, auxiliary aid and/or service to participate in this event (i.e., sign language interpreter, interpreter for language other than English, or wheelchair accessibility), please call 768-8000, or email your request to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) at least three business days prior to the event.

    DEAN I. HAZAMA, Chair
            KATHY K. SOKUGAWA, Acting Director
    Department of Planning and Permitting

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