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Notice #: 0000999627-01
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 Special Management Area Ordinance, Chapter 25, Revised Ordinances of Honolulu, as amended, and under the Shoreline Setback Ordinance, Chapter 23, Revised Ordinances of Honolulu, as amended, for the following application at the date and the time specified or soon thereafter:

DATE: Wednesday, July 5, 2017
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
PLACE: Kapolei Hale, Conference Room A, 1000 Uluohia Street, Kapolei, Hawaii
FILE NOS. 2017/SMA-15 (ST) and 2017/SV-1 (ST)

APPLICANT: Hawaiki Submarine Cable USA, LLC
LANDOWNERS: Department of Park and Recreation, City and County of Honolulu; United States of America, Department of Transportation; State of Hawaii; Betsy F.S.A. Lum; Robert D.M. and Audrey M. Au; Joel B. and Yolanda Q. Ballesteros; and Hawaiki Submarine Cable USA, LLC
AGENT: Tetra Tech, Inc. (Megan Higgins)
LOCATION: 92-384 Farrington Highway – Honouliuli
TAX MAP KEYS: 9-2-049: portions of 001, 002 and 005; 9-2-051: portions of 001 and 010; 9-2-051: 011
ZONING: Country, AG-2 General Agricultural District, and P-2 General Preservation District
STATE LAND USE: Agricultural and Urban Districts
PROPOSAL: To allow the installation of a submarine fiber-optic telecommunication cable landing via horizontal directional drilling (HDD), and the construction of a 4,000-square-foot, single-story cable landing station with a backup generator building, parking, driveway, and security perimeter fencing.

Maps showing the general location and boundaries of the area under consideration are on file at the Department of Planning and Permitting, Permit and Zoning Records Access, 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. For assistance, please call the department’s Zoning Regulations and Permits Branch at 768-8024.

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.

Kathy K. Sokugawa, Acting Director
Department of Planning and Permitting
(SA999627 6/13/17)~