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Notice #: 05529008
Public Hearings


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of a public hearing to be held by the Hawaii Community Development Authority (“HCDA”), State of Hawaii, under the provisions of Chapter 91 and Chapter 206E, Hawaii Revised Statutes, on May 29, 2007, at 6:00 p.m., Ward Warehouse Kewalo Conference Room, 1050 Ala Moana Boulevard, Second Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814, or as soon thereafter, as those interested may be heard to consider the following item:

The adoption of Chapters 211, 212, 213 and 214, Title 15, Hawaii Administrative Rules, relating to Rules for Kewalo Basin.

Establishing rules, regulations, charges and fees for Kewalo Basin will govern the use and operation of Kewalo Basin under the jurisdiction, management, and operation of the HCDA. These Rules are considered necessary and desirable to facilitate the public’s use and enjoyment of Kewalo Basin.

The Rules define permissible activities, regulate operations within the harbor and set forth procedures for obtaining leases and related fees, if applicable.

It is anticipated that the Department of Transportation, Harbors Division, will relinquish management of Kewalo Basin on or about July 1, 2007 at which time the harbor will come under the jurisdiction of the HCDA.

Copies of the public hearing items are available for inspection during regular business hours at the HCDA office, 677 Ala Moana Boulevard, Suite 1001, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, or will be mailed to anyone who requests a copy after payment has been made for copying and postage costs. Copies may also be viewed on the HCDA website ( To submit written comments or testimony, please do so at the HCDA office or via e-mail on or before the date of the public hearing. To present oral testimony, sign up at the time of the public hearing. Speakers are requested to submit 20 copies of their statements. For questions or concerns, please call the HCDA office at 587-2870. Individuals who need auxiliary aids for effective communication are invited to contact Cal Machida, HCDA’s ADA Compliance Coordinator at 587-2870, or by facsimile at 587-8150, at least five working days prior to the date required.

(SB05529008 4/28/07)