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Notice #: 0001352865-01
Public Hearings


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of a public hearing to be held by the Planning Commission of the City and County of Honolulu:
PLACE: Remote Meeting and In-Person Meeting at
Mission Memorial Auditorium, Mission Memorial Building,
550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96813
DATE: Wednesday, December 22, 2021
TIME: 1:30 p.m.

Pursuant to the Emergency Proclamation Related to the COVID-19 Response issued by Governor David Ige on October 1, 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 December 22, 2021 meeting. The procedures have been modified to comply with Mayor Blangiardi’s Emergency Order No. 2021-16, effective November 23, 2021. Commission members, City staff, attendees and the public is strongly encouraged to participate in the public hearing via the online meeting venue (details below).

Public hearing notice published in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser on December 10, 2021. The Commission will take action on this agenda item after public hearing is closed.
Request: Recommendation to adopt a community-based plan that focuses on the Airport area which includes three (3) rail transit stations along the 20- mile rail line.

The Plan is available for viewing at the Department of Planning and Permitting or online at


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: 2491 618 2562
Meeting Password: dpp1

Join the public hearing from the WebEx smartphone app: (Please mute your devices except to testify)
Meeting Number: 2491 618 2562
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: 2491 618 2562
Numeric meeting password: 3771

Oral testimony via phone or Webex: To provide oral testimony during the online meeting via phone or Webex, we suggest you register in advance by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, by emailing your name, phone number, and include in the subject line “register to testify” to

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 Auditorium. (See Mayor’s Emergency Order 2021-16. Note: Subject to change.)

Attendance at the public hearing is not necessary to submit written testimony. Written testimony may be submitted by one of the following options: 1) Email:, 2) Fax: 808-768-6743, or 3) Mail: Planning Commission, 650 South King Street, 7th Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, and must be received by 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 21, 2021.

To reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission, written testimony will not be accepted in-person, except as part of oral testimony. Written testimony must be emailed, faxed, or mailed in advance, as explained above.

Meeting materials (“board packet” under HRS Section 92-7.5) are available for public inspection at the office of the Department of Planning and Permitting, 7th Floor, Frank Fasi Municipal Building, 650 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813; contacting the Planning Commission, telephone 768-8007; or on the DPP website at

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.

By DEAN UCHIDA, Director
Department of Planning and Permitting
(SA1352865 12/10/21)