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Notice #: 0000796255-01
Public Hearings



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of a public hearing 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 variances of the Land Use Ordinance at the date and time specified or as soon thereafter as those interested may be heard:

DATE: Thursday, September 24, 2015
TIME: 1:30 p.m.
PLACE: Mission Memorial Conference Room, Mission Memorial Building, 550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii


1. Applicant/
Landowner : Samson Nguyen and Diane Doan (2014/VAR-3) (NA)
Agent : Carlo Priska, D. Arch., AIA
Location : 1131 Banyan Street – Kalihi-Palama
Tax Map Key : 1-7-31: 27
Lot Area : 7,087 Square Feet
Zoning : A-1 Low Density Apartment District
Request : ZONING VARIANCE: To allow (retain) the following, which increase nonconformity: (1) the reconstruction and reconfiguration of an exterior stairway for a multi-family dwelling in the required left side yard; (2) two stairways in the required right side yard; (3) the encroachment of an existing stairway and a laundry room into the required rear yard; (4) the enclosure of an existing carport, which also encroaches into the required right side yard; and (5) floor area that exceeds current zoning district requirements.

2. Applicant/
Landowner : Hoakalei Country Club (2015/VAR-21) (NI)
Agent : R.M. Towill Corporation (Jim Niermann)
Location : Keoneula Boulevard – Ewa Beach
Tax Map Key : 9-1-134: 21
Lot Area : 4,705,700 Square Feet or 108 Acres
Zoning : P-2 General Preservation District
Request : ZONING VARIANCE: A variance from Land Use Ordinance (LUO) Sections 21-3.40-1(d) and (e), to allow two 40-foot high golf safety nets to exceed the maximum height limit for an existing golf driving range.

Specific sections of the code to be varied may be obtained by calling the Department of Planning and Permitting at 768-8016 or 768-8052. 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: 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 at least three business days prior to the event.

George I. Atta, FAICP, Director
Department of Planning and Permitting
(SA796255 9/14/15)~