PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
STATE OF HAWAII
UPDATE TO THE STATE WATER PROJECTS PLAN
EXTENSION OF TIME TO SUBMIT WRITTEN COMMENTS
The State Commission on Water Resource Management (CWRM) will hold public hearings to receive testimony on proposed modifications to the Hawaii Water Plan, as required under Chapter 174C, Hawaii Revised Statutes. The proposed modifications are to the State Water Projects Plan (SWPP), which identifies future water demands and source strategies for State water projects. This update of the SWPP focuses on the water needs of the Department of Hawaiian Homelands (DHHL).
A public review draft of the State Water Projects Plan is available online at the CWRM website: http://www.hawaii.gov/dlnr/cwrm/. The public review draft may also be reviewed at the CWRM office at the Kalanimoku Building, Room 227, 1151 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813.
All public hearings will be held at 6:00 p.m. on the following dates, at the locations given below:
January 10, 2017 (Tue.) Lihue Civic Center, Meeting Rooms 2A and 2B
4444 Rice Street, Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii 96766
January 11, 2017 (Wed.) Mitchell Pauole Community Center
90 Ainoa St., Kaunakakai, Molokai, Hawaii 96748
January 12, 2017 (Thurs.) Velma McWayne Santos Community Center
395 Waena Pl., Wailuku, Maui, Hawaii 96793
January 17, 2017 (Tue.) Waiakea High School Cafeteria
155 W. Kawili Street, Hilo, Hawaii 96720
January 18, 2017 (Wed.) Kealakehe High School Cafeteria
74-5000 Puohulihuli Street, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740
January 19, 2017 (Thurs.) Kalanimoku Building, Board Room 132
1151 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
All interested persons are urged to attend the hearing and submit comments, orally or in writing. The CWRM has extended the deadline for written testimony until February 2, 2017. Testimony should be mailed to the Commission on Water Resource Management, State Department of Land and Natural Resources, PO Box 621, Honolulu, Hawaii 96809.
Disabled individuals planning to attend the public hearing are asked to contact the CWRM (at the above address or phone 808-587-0214) at least three days in advance of the public hearing to indicate if they have special needs that require accommodation.
COMMISSION ON WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
JEFFREY T. PEARSON, Deputy Director for
SUZANNE D. CASE, Chairperson
Dated: December 14, 2016