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Notice #: 0001325809-01
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 the provisions of Section 6-1517 of the Charter of the City and County of Honolulu, for the following request for a variance of the Land Use Ordinance at the date and time specified or as soon thereafter as those interested may be heard:

DATE: Thursday, May 20, 2021
TIME: 1:30 p.m.
PLACE: Remote Meeting and at Mission Memorial Conference Room, Mission Memorial Building, 550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii

Pursuant to Governor David Ige’s Nineteenth Proclamation issued on April 9, 2021, and Mayor Rick Blangiardi’s Emergency Order (EO) 2021-04 effective March 26, 2021, both relating to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the May 20, 2021 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/applicants and the public may participate in the public hearing via the online meeting venue (details below).


Applicant : Kaimuki Christian Church (Bryan Sands)
Agent : G70 (Norman Hong)
Location : 1117 Koko Head Avenue
Tax Map Key : 3-2-037: 008, 009, 011, 013, 015, 016, 030 and 033
Lot Area : 86,397 square feet
Zoning : R-5 Residential District
Request : To allow the construction of a new 75-foot-tall parking structure and gymnasium building to exceed the maximum height limit of 30 feet, encroach into the 30-foot required front yards, encroach into the height setback, and exceed maximum building area of 50 percent.

Specific sections of the code to be varied may be obtained by calling the Department of Planning and Permitting at 768-8033. Maps of the area under consideration are on file at the Department of Planning and Permitting, Data Access & Imaging Branch, 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.

The public may join the public hearing and offer testimony from a computer, smartphone, telephone, or in person as follows:

Join the public hearing from a computer: (Please mute your devices except to testify)
Meeting Number: 187 049 3653
Meeting Password: dpp1

Join the public hearing from the WebEx smartphone app: (Please mute your devices except to testify)
Meeting Number: 187 049 3653
Meeting Password: dpp1

Join the public hearing from a telephone (audio only): (Please mute your devices except to testify. Press *6 to unmute and remote)
408-418-9388 (USA Toll)
Access code: 187 049 3653
Numeric meeting password: 3771

In-person attendance: 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. All in-person attendees and testifiers must wear a mask while on the Mission Memorial premises and must maintain six feet of distance between themselves and others or they will not be allowed in the Conference Room. (See Mayor’s Emergency Order 2021- 04. Note: Subject to change.)

Attendance at the public hearing is not necessary to submit testimony. Written testimony may be emailed to, faxed to 808-768-6743, or mailed to 650 South King Street, 7th Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813. Testimony must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

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.

Dean Uchida, Director
Department of Planning and Permitting
(SA1325809 5/10/21)