NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of separate public hearings to be held by the Hawaii Community Development Authority (“HCDA”), State of Hawaii, under the provisions of §206E-5.6, Hawaii Revised Statutes (“HRS”):
DATES AND TIMES: July 17, 2013 (Project Presentation)
August 21, 2013 (HCDA Decision-Making)
PLACE: 461 Cooke Street, Makai Room
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
or as soon thereafter as those interested may be heard to consider the following item:
Public hearings to review the permit application. The HCDA is holding separate public hearings in accordance with §206E-5.6, HRS, to present the Project, solicit public testimony and ultimately to approve (or not) the subject development permit application.
July 17, 2013 Hearing
The nature of this public hearing is to allow the following development permit application to be presented to the Authority and to provide the general public with the opportunity to present oral and/or written testimony.
Application Date: April 19, 2013
Development Permit Number: KAK 13-036
Applicant: Victoria Ward, Limited
TMKs: 2-3-001: 001, 004, and 005
Project Location: 1122 and 1140 Ala Moana Boulevard
Project Description: This is the first project proposed for Land Block 2 of the Ward Neighborhood Master Plan. The Project proposes a mixed-use high-rise tower and platform with residential units and commercial spaces. The tower is proposed with a maximum height of 400 feet plus rooftop elements. On-site parking stalls and approximately 185 residential units are proposed within the development.
August 21, 2013 Hearing
The nature of this public hearing is to accept additional oral and/or written testimony from the general public on the above-listed development permit application prior to decision-making by the Authority. Any applicant whose application is subject to this notice may either retain counsel or appear on his/her own behalf or send an authorized representative if the applicant is a partnership, corporation, trust, or association.
Copies of the development permit application are available for inspection during regular business hours at the office of the HCDA, 461 Cooke Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, or will be mailed to anyone who requests a copy after payment has been made for copying and postage costs. To request a copy of the development permit application or submit written comments or testimony, please contact the HCDA on or before the date of the public hearing. Persons who intend to present oral testimony on any of the above-listed application for development permit shall sign-up at the beginning of each public hearing. Persons who intend to submit written testimony shall submit 30 copies of their statements on or before the date of the public hearing. Pursuant to §15-219-28, HAR, public comment or testimony may be limited to three minutes per speaker and speakers may be subject to questioning by the members of the Authority or by any other representative of the Authority. For questions or concerns, please call the office of the HCDA at 594-0300.
Individuals who need auxiliary aids for effective communication are invited to contact Ms. Dawn Hegger, HCDA’s ADA Compliance Coordinator at 594-0300, or by facsimile at 594-0299, at least five working days prior to the date required.
HAWAII COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
BRIAN LEE, CHAIRPERSON