COUNTY OF KAUAI PLANNING COMMISSION – 4444 Rice Street, Suite A473, Lihue, Kauai, Hawaii, 96766, tel: (808) 241-4050, email:
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of an agency hearing with a public hearing and an opportunity for public testimony from all interested persons to be held by the Kaua’i Planning Commission pursuant to the provisions of Special Management Area Rules, Kauai County Code, Chapter 8, as amended, Hawaii Revised Statutes (HRS) Chapter 92 and 91, and the Rules of Practice and Procedure of the County of Kauai Planning Commission. The hearing will be held regarding the following:
ZA-2022-10: A bill (2859) for an ordinance amending Chapter 8, Kaua’i County Code 1987, as amended, relating to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance (CZO). The purpose of this Ordinance is to permit educational campgrounds in the Agriculture Zoning District under the Use Permit process and to exempt existing State and County campgrounds from Sec. 8-9.6 of the CZO.
ZA-2022-11: A bill (2860) for an ordinance amending Chapter 8, Kaua’i County Code 1987, as amended, relating to the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance (CZO). The purpose of this Ordinance is to increase the overall size and encourage buildout of Guest House entitlements to increase the supply of long-term rental inventory and housing options for small or extended families and to require one (1) off-street parking space for each Guest House.
ZA-2022-14: A bill for an ordinance amending Chapter 8, Kaua’i County Code 1987, as amended, relating to Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance (CZO). The proposal would amend and update s Section 8-1.5 of the CZO as it relates to the Definitions.
A-2015-1: Request: State Land Use District Boundary Amendment from Agricultural District to Rural District. ZA-2015-5: Request: County Zoning Amendment from Agriculture District (A) to Residential District (R-l). Location: Kapa’a Homesteads, Kaua’i. Located along the southern side of Kawaihau Road, and approximately 1/4-mile west of the Kawaihau Road/Wana’ao Road intersection, further identified as 6501 Kawaihau Road and containing a total area of 4.669 acres. Tax Map Key: (4) 4-6-007:058.
SPECIAL MANAGEMENT AREA USE PERMIT (SMA(U)-2022-7) to allow construction of a new single-family dwelling unit on a parcel situated along the mauka side of Moloaa Road, situated approximately 700 feet north of the Moloaa Road/Kuono Road intersection, further identified as 3532 Moloaa Road, Tax Map Key: (4) 4-9-014:026, containing a total area of approximately 5,532 square feet.
SPECIAL MANAGEMENT AREA USE PERMIT (SMA(U)-2022-8), CLASS IV ZONING PERMIT (Z-IV-2022-11) and USE PERMIT (U-2022-11) to allow replacement and upgrades to the existing wastewater treatment plant facility servicing the Nihi Kai Villas condominium project, involving a parcel situated on the mauka side of Hoone Road in Poipu, approximately 200 feet north of the Hoone Road/Nalo Road intersection, further identified as 1870 Hoone Road, Tax Map Key: (4) 2-8-019:022 and containing a total area of 5.975 acres.
Meeting Lihu’e Civic Center, Moikeha Building, Meeting Room 2A-2B,
Location: 4444 Rice Street, Lihu’e, Kaua’i, Hawai’i
Interactive The public may attend the meeting via Zoom using the “Zoom
Conference link” that will be provided on the agenda for the meeting. The
Technology: Agenda for the meeting will be posted in accordance with HRS 92.
Webcast Meeting: https://www.kauai.gov/Webcast-Meetings
Date: July 26, 2022
Time: 9:00 a.m. or shortly thereafter
Pursuant to Hawai’i Revised Statutes Section 92-3.7, which codified Act 220, SLH 2021, the meetings of the County of Kaua’i Planning Commission will be conducted as follows:
The meeting location that will be open to the public with
audiovisual connection is:
Lihu’e Civic Center, Moikeha Building
Meeting Room 2A-2B
4444 Rice Street, Lihu’e, Kaua’i, Hawai’i
In addition to attendance in-person, the public may also attend the meeting through Zoom using link provided on the agenda.
Also, the meeting will be live streamed and available as an archived meeting after completion at www.kauai.gov/Webcast-Meetings. Please note that the livestream broadcast does not allow interaction between the viewer and Planning Commission. Also, video production services or enhancements of the recorded video will not be available.
Written testimony may be submitted on any agenda item and submitted to email@example.com or mailed to the Kauai County Planning Department 4444 Rice Street., Ste A473, Lihue, Hawaii 96766. Written testimony received by the Planning Department at least 24 hours prior to the meeting will be distributed to all Planning Commissioners prior to the meeting. Any testimony received after this time and up to the start of the meeting will be summarized by the Clerk of the Commission during the meeting and added to the record thereafter.
Oral testimony will be taken during the public comment portions of the meeting in-person at the public meeting location or via Zoom link as an additional accommodation listed on the agenda.
All testifier audio and video will be disabled until it is your turn to testify.
Per the Planning Commission’s and Chairs practice, there is three- minute time limit per testifier, per agenda item.
If there are temporary technical glitches during your turn to testify, we may have to move on to the next person due to time constraints; we appreciate your understanding.
If the remote connection is lost and cannot be restored within 30 minutes during the meetings, the Planning Commission will continue all matters and reconvene at the next scheduled Planning Commission Meeting.
Petitions for intervenor status must be submitted to the Commission and the applicant at least seven days prior to the date of the hearing advertised herein and shall be in conformance with Chapter 4 of the Rules of Practice and Procedure of the Planning Commission. A copy of the proposal will be emailed to any interested person who requests a copy. Please submit your request to the Planning Department. KAUAI PLANNING COMMISSION, Helen Cox, Chairperson, By Kaaina S. Hull, Clerk of the Commission.
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