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Notice #: 0001342016-01
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 Chapter 21, Revised Ordinances of Honolulu, as amended, for the following application at the date and the time specified or soon thereafter:

DATE: Wednesday, October 13, 2021
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
PLACE: Remote Meeting and at Mission Memorial Conference Room,
550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii

Pursuant to the Emergency Proclamation Related to the COVID-19 Response issued by Governor David Ige on August 5, 2021, relating to the COVID-19 pandemic (Proclamation), in order to allow public participation in a manner consistent with social distancing practices the following procedures are in effect for the October 13, 2021 meeting. The procedures have been modified to comply with Mayor Blangiardi’s Emergency Order No. 2021-09, effective July 8, 2021, as amended by Emergency Orders No. 2021-10 and 2021-11, effective August 23, 2021 and August 30, 2021, respectively. City staff, attendees and the public may be participating via the online meeting venue. Information on how the public may participate in the meeting is provided below.

APPLICANT/OWNER: Kapolei Hotel Partners III, LLC
AGENT: G70 (Tracy Camuso)
LOCATION: Within Leihano at Kapolei, on Manawai Street between Kapolei Parkway and Kamaaha Avenue – Kapolei
TAX MAP KEY: 9-1-148: 046
ZONING: BMX-3 Community Business Mixed-Use District
REQUEST: A Conditional Use Permit Major to establish a new 204-unit hotel on a zoning lot with two other limited service hotels and various other commercial and residential uses.

Maps showing the general location and boundaries 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. Digital files may be made available upon request. For assistance, please call the Department’s Zoning Regulations and Permits Branch at 768-8032.

To provide the public with the best opportunity to observe the meeting, it is required to mute your device’s microphone except when to testify to prevent technological difficulties. 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:
Meeting Number: 146 383 0144
Meeting Password: dpp1

Join the public hearing from the Webex smartphone app:
Meeting Number: 146 383 0144
Meeting Password: dpp1

Join the public hearing from a telephone (audio only):
+1-408-418-9388 (USA Toll)
Access code: 146 383 0144
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. Only persons wearing masks that cover the nose and mouth will be allowed in the Mission Memorial Auditorium. All people inside the Mission Memorial Auditorium or waiting outside for a turn to testify must abide by social distancing guidelines and thus maintain six feet of distance between themselves and others and wear face coverings. See Mayor’s Emergency Order 2021-09. Note: Subject to change.

Attendance at the public hearing is not necessary to submit testimony. Written testimony may be submitted by one of the following options: E-MAIL, FAX (808) 768-6743 or MAIL 650 South King Street, 7th Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813. Written testimonies must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 22, 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 (3) business days prior to the event.

Dean Uchida, Director
Department of Planning and Permitting
(SA1342016 10/1/21)