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AGENDA WINDWARD PLANNING COMMISSION COUNTY OF HAWAII NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following matters to be considered by the Windward Planning Commission of the County of Hawaii in accordance with the provisions of Chapters 91 and 92, Hawaii Revised Statutes, Section 6-7.5(a) of the Charter of the County of Hawaii, and the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure. Based on the Governor’s Emergency Proclamation Related to the State’s COVID-19 Delta Response dated October 1, 2021, this meeting will be online until further notice. This is to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to maintain physical distancing. DATE: Thursday, November 4, 2021 TIME: 9:00 a.m. PLACE: This meeting will be held by interactive video conference through Zoom. The public may provide oral testimony at the meeting by joining online or calling into the Zoom meeting. To register for oral testimony please contact Melissa Dacayanan-Salvador at or 808-961-8156 no later than 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. The public may observe the meeting by viewing a live stream on YouTube at: d6TAkEGA?view_as=subscriber The public may provide written testimony via email at or submitted at the Hilo or Kona Planning Departments up to two business days prior to the hearing by 4:30 p.m. The Planning Director’s background report (including application) and recommendation report for each agenda item will be available for review at prior to the meeting. This information can also be requested by sending an email to Melissa Dacayanan-Salvador at In the case of technical difficulties with the virtual meeting, a recording of the meeting will be posted at no later than 24 hours after the conclusion of the meeting. CALL TO ORDER APPROVAL OF MINUTES Review and Approval of the July 15, 2021 Joint Planning Commission Minutes and October 7, 2021 Windward Planning Commission Minutes. STATEMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC ON AGENDA ITEMS NEW BUSINESS 1. INITIATOR: PLANNING DIRECTOR (CHAQUEAUX, LLC & 159 KALANIKOA SP, LLC) (REZ-97-000004/PL-PDI-2021-000001) The Planning Director has initiated the repeal of Change of Zone Ordinance No. 97 106 and amending Section 25-8-33 (City of Hilo Zone Map), Chapter 25, Article 8, of the Hawaii County Code 1983 (2016 edition, as amended), by reverting the current zoning of the subject properties from Industrial Commercial Mixed-20,000 square feet (MCX-20) to their original, Limited Industrial-20,000 square feet (ML-20) zoning district for 147,736 square feet of land. The rezone area, consisting of five parcels is located at the southeast corner of Kalanikoa and Kuawa Streets, approximately 130 feet west of Kanoelehua Avenue at Waiakea, South Hilo, Hawaii, TMKs: (3) 2-2-0 32:023 & 2-2-032:101 through 104. 2. APPLICANT: HAWAII ISLAND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (HICDC)(SLU 20-000054) Application for a State Land Use Boundary Amendment from Agricultural to Urban for approximately 9.09 acres of land. The property is located at 1450 Mohouli Street, directly west (mauka) of the Mohouli Senior Housing Project and the County of Hawaii Fire Administration Support Complex, approximately 1,600 feet west of the Mohouli Street and Komohana Street intersection, Waiakea, South Hilo, Hawaii, TMK: (3) 2-4-001:168. UNFINISHED BUSINESS 3. APPLICANT: CONNECTIONS NEW CENTURY PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL/COMMUNITY BASED EDUCATION SUPPORT SERVICES (CBESS) (SPP 12-000138) Consideration and Adoption of Proposed Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Decision and Order for approval and favorable recommendation to the State Land Use Commission of Special Permit No. 12-000138 to develop a K to 12 charter school campus with dorm facilities and related uses on approximately 70 acres of land situated in the State Land Use Agricultural District. The property is located on both the southwest and northeast sides of Edita Street near its intersection with Kaumana Drive and adjoining the Pacific Plantation Subdivision in Kaumana, South Hilo, Hawaii, TMK: 2-5-006:141. AGENDA ITEMS FOR NEXT MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS The Windward Planning Commission’s next monthly meeting is scheduled for Thursday, December 2, 2021 by interactive video conference via Zoom. ADJOURNMENT Board Packet: Pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes Section 92-7.5, the board packet provided to members of this board for this meeting is available for public inspection during regular business hours at the Hilo office of the Planning Department, Aupuni Center, 101 Pauahi Street, Suite 3, Hilo, Hawaii and at the Kona office of the Planning Department, West Hawaii Civic Center, 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Building E, 2nd Floor, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service, other reasonable modification, or language interpretation to access this meeting, please contact the Planning Department at 961 8288 as soon as possible, but no later than five working days prior to the meeting date, to arrange for accommodations. “Other reasonable modification” refers to communication methods or devices for people with disabilities who are mentally and/or physically challenged. Hawaii County is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer WINDWARD PLANNING COMMISSION John Replogle, Chair (HTH/WHT1345645 10/15/21)