WINDWARD PLANNING COMMISSION
COUNTY OF HAWAII
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following matters to be considered by the Windward Planning Commission of the County of Hawaii in accordance with the provisions of Chapters 91 and 92, Hawaii Revised Statutes, Section 6-7.5(a) of the Charter of the County of Hawaii, and the Planning Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure.
DATE: Thursday, August 6, 2015
TIME: 9:00 a.m.
PLACE: County of Hawaii Aupuni Center Conference Room
101 Pauahi Street, Hilo, HI 96720
STATEMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC – Note that statements from the public regarding any particular item on this agenda will be taken at the time the particular item is called to order.
NEW BUSINESS – 9:00 a.m.
1. APPLICANT: GLORY NANI MAU, LLC (Amend REZ 792)
Request for a 5-year extension of time to Condition B (secure Final Subdivision Approval) of Change of Zone Ordinance No. 08-72, which rezoned the subject properties from an Agricultural-3 acres (A-3a) and Agricultural-10 acres
(A-10a) zoning districts to an Agricultural-1 acre (A-1a) zoning district to accommodate a proposed 25-lot subdivision. The project site is a part of the Nani Mau Gardens complex, bounded by Railroad Avenue, Makalika Street and Awa Street within the Panaewa Farm Lots Subdivision, Waiakea, South Hilo, Hawaii, TMK: 2-2-048:portion of 013 and 093.
2. APPLICANT: BWA LLC dba BOTANICAL WORLD ADVENTURES
(Amend SPP 04-005)
Request for a 5-year extension of time to Condition No. 2 (complete construction) and the expansion of operating hours (Condition No. 3) of Special Permit No. 04-005, which allowed for the construction of a visitor center, parking lot and related improvements on approximately 154,010 square feet (3.53 acres) of land situated within the State Land Use Agricultural District. The project site is part of the existing Botanical World Adventures situated on the north side of Leopolino Road between Highway 19 and the Old Mamalahoa Highway, Kamaee, North Hilo, Hawaii, TMK: 3-1-001:portion of 015.
Approval of Minutes of the July 2, 2015 meeting
1. Status of applications heard by Windward Planning Commission that are pending before County Council.
The purpose of the public hearings is to afford all interested persons a reasonable opportunity to be heard on the above matters.
Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service, other reasonable modification, or language interpretation to access this meeting, please contact Sarah Hata-Finley (961-8157) or Daryn Arai (961-8142) of the Planning Department as soon as possible, but no later than five days prior to the meeting date, to arrange for accommodations. “Other reasonable modification” refers to communication methods or devices for people with disabilities who are mentally and/or physically challenged.
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WINDWARD PLANNING COMMISSION
MYLES MIYASATO, Chairman