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Notice #: 01532547
Public Notices

The Board of Land and Natural Resources

Notice of Contested Case Hearing

For Contested Case HA-06-03 Regarding
the proposed Cohen Single Family Residence in the District of North Kohala, Hawai’i

The Board of Land and Natural Resources (BLNR), State of Hawaii, will conduct a hearing on standing for Contested Case HA-06-03, at Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. The hearing will be held pursuant to Chapters 91 and 183C, Hawaii Revised Statutes, and Chapters 13-1 and 13-5, Hawai’i Administrative Rules (HAR). The issues involve whether a conservation district use permit should be granted to the applicants for use of the land identified as TMK no. (3) 5-7-01:5. The BLNR has appointed a Hearing Officer to conduct the contested case hearing and the hearing on standing. The hearing on standing will commence at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, July 24, 2006, at the Natural Energy Lab of Hawai’i Authority’s (NELHA) Conference Room at 73-4460 Queen Ka’ahumanu Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i, 96740.

Any person wishing to participate in the hearing as an intervening party must file a written application in conformance with HAR § 13-1-31, explaining briefly how he or she has a specific legal interest different from the general public and how this interest could be affected by the proposed action by no later than Friday, July 14, 2006. The BLNR will then grant or deny the application to intervene. At the hearing, only persons admitted as parties to the proceedings may actually participate.

Written applications should be sent to the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Office of Conservation and Coastal Lands (OCCL), Room 131, 1151 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu (or P.O. Box 621, Honolulu, Hawai’i, 96809).

Any party may retain counsel if desired. An individual may appear on his or her own behalf, or a member of a partnership may represent the partnership, or an officer or authorized employee of a corporation or trust or association may represent the corporation, trust or association. All parties shall be afforded the opportunity to present and cross-examine evidence and witnesses and make arguments on issues before the BLNR.

Please call 587-0048 for application forms or for further information.


DATED: JUNE 29, 2006
(SB01532547 7/6/2006)