LEEWARD PLANNING COMMISSION
COUNTY OF HAWAII
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following matters to be considered by the Leeward 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 Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure.
DATE: Thursday, March 17, 2016
TIME: 9:30 a.m.
PLACE: West Hawaii Civic Center, Community Center, Building G,
74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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 – 9:30 a.m.
1. APPLICANT: CELLCO PARTNERSHIP DBA VERIZON WIRELESS (USE 15- 060)
Request for a Use Permit to allow the construction of a new telecommunication facility, including a 60-foot tall steel monopalm and related facilities within a 750-square foot portion of a 13.859 acre parcel situated in the County’s Agricultural 5-acre (A-5a) zoning district. The property is located on Hooper Road, approximately 700 feet south of the Kao Road-Hooper Road intersection, Portion of Honalo-Kawanui 1st, North Kona, Hawaii, TMK: 7-9- 003: Portion of 008.
2. INITIATOR: PLANNING DIRECTOR (REVOCATION OF USE 90)
The Planning Director has initiated the revocation of Use Permit No. 90 originally issued to Puako Hawaii Properties by the Planning Commission on December 19, 1991 to allow the construction of six 18-hole championship golf courses, a golf teaching academy and related improvements on 3,000 acres. The property, currently owned by Bridge Aina Lea, LLC and Aina Lea Inc. et al., is located on the mauka side of the Queen Kaahumanu Highway between the Mauna Lani Resort and Waikoloa Village, Waikoloa, South Kohala, Hawaii, TMK: 6-8-001:025, 036-040, and 069.
3. APPLICANT: OCEAN VILLAS AT KAHALUU BAY, LLC (SMA 16-063)
Request for a Special Management Area (SMA) Use Permit to allow for the development of a 306-unit multiple family residential project and its related improvements including, but not limited to, internal utilities and driveways, landscaping, recreational amenities such as swimming pools, and off-site infrastructural improvements such as sewer system improvements within Alii Drive and an emergency access/driveway improvements within the proposed Kahului-Keauhou Parkway right-of-way. The affected properties, consisting of approximately 42.551 acres, are located along the mauka (east) side of Alii Drive and Kahaluu Bay, approximately 1,375 feet north of the Ali’i Drive- Makolea Street intersection in Kahaluu, North Kona, Hawaii, TMK: 7-8-010:004 and 7-8-014:013.
Minutes of the February 18, 2016 meeting
1. Status of applications heard by Leeward Planning Commission that are pending before County Council.
2. Election of Officers for the remainder of Calendar Year 2016.
The purpose of the public hearing is to afford all interested persons a reasonable opportunity to be heard on the above matter.
Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service, other reasonable modification, or language interpretation to access this meeting please contact the Planning Department at 961 8288 as soon as possible, but no later than five working 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.
Hawaii County is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer
LEEWARD PLANNING COMMISSION
Brandi Beaudet, Chair