DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND PERMITTING
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
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 Chapter 21, Revised Ordinances of Honolulu, as amended, for the following application at the date and the time specified or soon thereafter:
DATE: Tuesday, September 29, 2020
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
PLACE: Mission Memorial Building, Mission Memorial Conference Room,
550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii
Pursuant to the Twelfth Proclamation issued by Governor David Ige on August 20, 2020, relating to the COVID-19 pandemic, the September 29, 2020 meeting will be held remotely to prevent transmission of the virus causing COVID-19. Protecting the health and welfare of the community is of utmost concern. City Staff, Agents, and Applicants may be participating via online meeting venue. Information on how the public may participate in the meeting is provided below.
APPLICATION: SPECIAL DISTRICT PERMIT – MAJOR
FILE NO. 2020/SDD-44 (JY)
OWNER: ACP Waikiki Holdings LLC
APPLICANT: Marriott Ownership Resorts, Inc.
AGENT: Clifford Planning & Architecture LLC (Ben Lee)
LOCATION: 2080 Kalakaua Avenue – Waikiki
TAX MAP KEY: 2-6-016: 023 and 026
LOT AREA: 1.050 Acres
ZONING: Resort Mixed Use Precinct
REQUEST: Special District Permit (Major) for the renovation of the King Kalakaua Plaza in Waikiki. The Applicant proposes to demolish one story of an existing retail building located on the block bounded by Olohana Street, Kuhio Avenue, Kalaimoku Street, and Kalakaua Avenue, construct four stories and appurtenant site improvements. The proposed seven-story structure will contain 110 time share units, two stories of commercial space, below-grade parking structure with 205 parking stalls, and amenities and support facilities for the building.
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 Urban Design Branch at 768-8034.
PUBLIC PARTICIPATION AND TESTIMONY
In order to allow public participation in a manner consistent with social distancing practices the following procedures are in effect for the meeting.
Public attendance options:
Join from a computer: (Please mute your devices except to testify.)
Meeting Number: 146 718 3809
Meeting Password: dpp1
Join from the Webex smartphone app: (Please mute your devices except to testify.)
Meeting Number: 146 718 3809
Meeting Password: dpp1
Join from a phone (audio only): (Please mute your devices except to testify. Participants can press *6 to mute and unmute themselves.)
+1-408-418-9388 (USA Toll)
Access code: 146 718 3809
Numeric meeting password: 3771
Join in person: The City is exercising a good faith effort to provide this option only to members of the public who are unable to attend the meeting via phone or Webex. Only persons wearing masks that cover the nose and mouth will be allowed in the Mission Memorial Conference Room. No more than ten people will be permitted in the Mission Memorial Conference Room at a time, and all people inside the Mission Memorial Conference Room must abide by social distancing guidelines and thus maintain six feet of distance between themselves and other people. Any person waiting outside the Mission Memorial Conference Room for a turn to testify must abide by social distancing guidelines and wear a mask that covers his or her nose and mouth. Mayor’s Emergency Order 2020-24. Note: Subject to change
Public testimony options:
Email or fax written testimony: written testimony may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 768-6743, and must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, September 28, 2020.
Mail written testimony: written testimony may be mailed to the Department of Planning and Permitting, 650 South King Street, 7th Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813; and must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, September 28, 2020.
Oral testimony via phone or Webex: To provide oral testimony during the online meeting via phone or Webex, you must register in advance by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, September 28, 2020, by emailing your name, phone number, and subject matter to email@example.com
In-person oral testimony: Please see the aforementioned "Join in person" instructions.
VISUAL PRESENTATIONS WILL BE VIEWABLE
Visual presentations will be viewable: (1) on screen situated inside the Conference Room, (2) at honoluludpp.org by clicking on the fifth link for the "Council-Reviewed Permits"; or (3) via Webex.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org at least three business days prior to the event.
Kathy K. Sokugawa, Acting Director
Department of Planning and Permitting