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Notice #: 0001332371-01
Public Hearings

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING FOR RULEMAKING TO ENABLE ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION AND PROCESSING OF APPLICATIONS AND MAKE NON-SUBSTANTIVE HOUSEKEEPING RULES CHANGES TO THE COUNTY OF HAWAII PLANNING DEPARTMENT RULES OF PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of public hearing for the proposed changes to the Planning Department Rules of Practice and Procedure to enable the electronic submission and make non-substantive housekeeping rules changes, which is initiated by the Planning Director, pursuant to Chapter 91, Hawaii Revised Statutes (HRS) and Planning Department Rule 2. DATE: Monday, July 26, 2021 TIME: 9:00 AM PLACE: This meeting will be held by interactive video conference via Zoom. The public may provide oral testimony at the meeting by joining online or calling into the Zoom meeting. To register for access to the Zoom meeting please contact Rachelle Ley at or 961-8125 no later than 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 22, 2021. The public may observe the meeting by viewing a live stream on YouTube at: The proposed rulemaking to the County of Hawaii Planning Department’s Rules of Practice and Procedure is to enable the electronic submission and processing of applications which are submitted to the Planning Department of the County of Hawai’i and its Planning Director and make non-substantive housekeeping rules changes. The purpose of the public hearing is to afford all interested persons a reasonable opportunity to provide comments on the proposed changes to the rules. Comments may be presented orally at the public hearing or submitted in writing electronically to the Planning Department via email at Copies of the proposed changes are on file and open to inspection during office hours at the Planning Department, Aupuni Center, 101 Pauahi Street, Suite 3, Hilo, Hawai’i and at the Kona office of the Planning Department, West Hawai’i Civic Center, 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Building E, 2nd Floor, Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i. Additionally, Planning Department Rules can be found on-line at: Any person requiring special assistance or auxiliary aid and/or services to participate in the hearing should contact the Planning Department at 961-8288 three (3) working days prior to the hearing so that appropriate arrangements can be made. ZENDO KERN, PLANNING DIRECTOR COUNTY OF HAWAI’I PLANNING DEPARTMENT Hawai’i County is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer (HTH/WHT1332371 6/27/21)