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Notice #: 0000756785-01
Public Hearings



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of public hearings to be held by the Department of Planning and Permitting of the City and County of Honolulu, under the provisions of Section 6-1517 of the Charter of the City and County of Honolulu, for the following requests for a variance of the Land Use Ordinance at the date and time specified or as soon thereafter as those interested may be heard:

DATE: Thursday, May 28, 2015
TIME: 1:30 p.m.
PLACE: Mission Memorial Conference Room, Mission Memorial Building, 550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii


1. Applicant/
Landowner : Donna Walden (2015/VAR-7) (PL)
Location : 1413 Ward Avenue – Makiki/Punchbowl/Tantalus
Tax Map Key : 2-4-14: 10
Lot Area : 7,000 Square Feet
Zoning : A-2 Apartment District
Request : A zoning variance to allow parking spaces and driveways to encroach into the front and side yards without the optional yard siting, and not provide the required landscaping.

2. Applicant : Laie Ventures, LLC (Daniel Gifford) (2015/VAR-9) (SB)
Owner : Property Reserves, Inc. (Eric Beaver)
Agent : PBR Hawaii & Associates (Robert Mills)
Location : 55-400 Kamehameha Highway – Laie
Tax Map Key : 5-5-6: 39
Lot Area : 257,503 Square Feet
Zoning : Resort
Request : A variance to exceed the maximum area permitted for a wall sign in the Resort District.

3. Applicant/
Landowner : Darren Doi (2015/VAR-1) (JY)
Agent : Structural Hawaii (Jennifer Zezlina)
Location : 1011L Alewa Drive – Alewa Heights
Tax Map Key : 1-8-34: 39
Lot Area : 5,983 Square Feet
Zoning : R-5 Residential District
Request : A variance to allow (retain) a two-story single-family dwelling addition that encroaches into the required yards and height setbacks.

Specific sections of the code to be varied may be obtained by calling the Department of Planning and Permitting at 768-8029. Maps of the area under consideration are on file at the Department of Planning and Permitting, Data Access & Imaging Branch, First Floor, Frank F. Fasi Municipal Building, 650 South King Street, and are available to the public for inspection during office hours, 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

All interested persons are invited to attend. Those persons desiring to testify may register prior to the public hearing at the public hearing site and are encouraged to submit one copy of their testimony in writing.

Attendance at the public hearing is not necessary to submit testimony. Written testimony may be faxed (768-6743) or mailed (650 South King Street, 7th Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813) to the department prior to the hearing and will be considered in the evaluation of the request.

NOTE: Any disabled person requiring special assistance should contact the department at least two working days prior to the hearing at 768-8006 or 768-8007 for details.

George I. Atta, FAICP, Director
Department of Planning and Permitting
(SA756785 5/18/15)~