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, May 19, 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. APPLICANTS: DANIEL SHEEN (formerly TAKESHI KUDO) (Amend SPP 714)
Request to amend Special Permit No. 714, which allowed the establishment of a coffee mill, office and general store on .643-acre of land situated in the State Land Use Agricultural District. The amendment request seeks to extend the permitted operational hours for the general store from its current 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. period to a proposed 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. operation. The property is located along the west (makai) side of the Hawaii Belt Road (Highway 11), approximately 900 feet south of the Middle Keei – Highway 11 junction, Honaunau, South Kona, Hawaii, TMK: 8-4-006:053.
2. APPLICANT: ALII PALMS, LLC (formerly LEHUA LANI, LLC)
(AMEND REZ 1039/ AMEND SMA 441)
Request to amend Condition B (time extension to secure subdivision approval), Condition J (drainage improvements) and Condition V (fair share payment) of Change of Zone Ordinance No. 04-56, and Condition No. 4 (time extension to secure subdivision approval) and Condition No. 6 (drainage improvements) of SMA Use Permit No. 441. In 2004, the property was rezoned from Agricultural- 5acres (A-5a) to Single Family Residential- 7,500 square feet (RS-7.5) and SMA Permit No. 441 was issued to allow the development of a 58-unit single family residential house and lot subdivision and related improvements. The property is located along the east (mauka) side of Alii Drive, between the Alii Lani Condominium and the Alii Garden Marketplace and across from the Kona By the Sea and Kona Riviera Villas condominium complexes, Puapuaa 2nd, North Kona, Hawaii, TMK: 7-5-020:071 and 072.
NEW BUSINESS – 10:00 a.m.
3. APPLICANT: KONA VETERINARY SERVICE (Amend SPP 780)
Request to amend Special Permit No. 780, which allowed the establishment of a veterinary office and clinic on 1.64 acres of land within the State Land Use Agricultural District. The amendment request seeks to increase the number of staff from 8 to 12 and increase the square footage of the clinic from 1,700 square feet to approximately 3,100 square feet. The property is located adjacent to and north of the Mamalahoa Highway-Onaona Drive-North Kona Belt Road intersection, Kaloko, North Kona, Hawaii, TMK: 7-3-008:001.
4. APPLICANT: BOLTON INC. (SPP 16-188)
Application for a Special Permit to allow for a baseyard/staging yard for equipment, storage of materials, stockpiling and crushing of natural materials for commercial use and a security dwelling situated on a 9.23-acre portion of a 23.738-acre property situated within the State Land Use Agricultural District. The property is located at 75-476 Hualalai Road, approximately 700 feet east of its intersection with Queen Kaahumanu Highway, Kahului 1st, North Kona, Hawaii, TMK:7-5-017:044.
5. APPLICANT: PALAMANUI GLOBAL HOLDINGS, LLC (Amend REZ 05- 10)
Request to amend various conditions of Ordinance No. 09-132, which amended Ordinance No. 06-105, which rezoned 725 acres from Agricultural- 3 acres (A- 3a) and Open to a Project District for a mixed-use development known as the Palamanui Development. The specific request is to amend Condition V(1)(a) related to timing of constructing University Drive (Road 2) from Queen Kaahumanu Highway to 800 feet mauka of Kamanu Street (Road 3A); Condition V(1)(c)(3) related to timing of constructing the Queen Kaahumanu Highway/University Drive intersection; Condition V(4) modifying the requirement to construct the new mauka-makai connector road (Road 1); Condition NN related to the fair share contribution for regional road improvements; and Condition S related to the timing and scope of providing park improvements. The property is located northeast of the Kona International Airport at Keahole, between the Queen Kaahumanu Highway and Makalei Estates Subdivision, Kau, North Kona, Hawaii, TMK: 7-2-005: Por. of 001.
UNFINISHED BUSINESS – 11:00 a.m.
6. APPLICANT: LALAMILO FARM PARTNERS, LP (Amend SPP 77-20/SPP 378)
Continued hearing on a request to Amend Special Permit No. 378 to allow the establishment of a fitness center; refrigerated box truck parking area; bakery; honey storage and distribution facility; butter processing, storage and distribution facility; limited retail sales area and related improvements on approximately 0.5 acre of land situated within the State Land Use Agricultural District. The subject property is located on the north side of Lalamilo Farm Road approximately 900 feet west of its intersection with the Mamalahoa Highway and within the Lalamilo Farm Lots Subdivision at Lalamilo, South Kohala, Hawaii, TMK: 6-6-005:032 (portion).
Minutes of the April 21, 2016 meeting
The purpose of the public hearing is to afford all interested persons a reasonable opportunity to be heard on the above matter.
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LEEWARD PLANNING COMMISSION
Keith Unger, Chair