NOTICE OF PUBLICATION AND NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that the Council of the County of Kaua’i will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at 1:30 p.m., or soon thereafter, at the Council Chambers, 4396 Rice Street, Room 201, Historic County Building, Lihu’e, on the following:

Bill No. 2659
A BILL FOR AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 5A,  SECTION 5A-11A.1,  KAUA’I COUNTY CODE 1987, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE BENEFICIAL TAX RATE FOR PROPERTY USED FOR LONG-TERM AFFORDABLE RENTAL

This Bill proposes to amend Chapter 5A, Section 5A-11A.1, Kaua’i County Code 1987, as amended, relating to real property tax, by proposing to do the following:

Adjusts the long term affordable rental rates for the 2018 tax year to the   2015 tax year long term affordable rental rates;
  Sets the 2015 tax year long term affordable rental rates as the base rates   for subsequent tax years, with an annual adjustment using the Consumer   Price Index for all Urban Consumers (CPI-U); and
  Removes the requirement to use the Kaua’i County Housing Agency   Affordable Rental Housing Guideline to establish long term affordable rental   rates.

All interested persons who wish to present their comments may do so at the public hearing. Written testimony prior to the hearing would be appreciated. Written testimony can be submitted to the Office of the County Clerk, Council Services Division by mail, facsimile, or via E-mail to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Copies of the Bill are available at the Office of the County Clerk, Council Services Division.

(The Council Committee or Council may amend this Bill at its subsequent meetings.  Meeting notices are posted at least six (6) days in advance at the County Clerk’s Office and the public may also testify at any of these meetings.)

CERTIFICATE OF THE COUNTY CLERK

I hereby certify that the foregoing Bill No. 2659 was passed on first reading and ordered to print by the Council of the County of Kaua’i at its meeting held on June 28, 2017, by the following vote:

AYES:  Brun, Chock, Kagawa, Kaneshiro, Kawakami, Rapozo TOTAL - 6,
NOES:    None   TOTAL - 0,
EXCUSED & NOT VOTING:  Yukimura   TOTAL - 1.
RECUSED & NOT VOTING:  None   TOTAL - 0.
Lihu’e, Hawai’i   /s/ Jade K. Fountain-Tanigawa
June 29, 2017 County Clerk, County of Kaua’i
NOTE:  SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS AND SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER AND INTERPRETERS FOR NON-ENGLISH SPEAKING PERSONS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST FIVE (5) DAYS PRIOR TO THE MEETING DATE, TO THE COUNTY CLERK, 4396 RICE STREET, SUITE 209, LIHU’E, KAUA’I, HAWAI’I, 96766.  TELEPHONE NO. (808) 241-4188. FACSIMILE NO. (808) 241-6349.

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