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Notice #: 0001436003-01
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 Special Management Area (SMA) Ordinance, Chapter 25, Revised Ordinances of Honolulu, as amended, for the following application at the date and time specified or soon thereafter.

DATE: Wednesday, November 29, 2023
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
PLACE: Moanalua Community Park, Main Multi-Purpose Room,
2900 Moanalua Road, Honolulu, Hawaii

FILE NO.: 2023/SMA-60 (JD)
APPLICANT/OWNER: Carl and Suzanne DeForest, Safe Investment Properties LLC, and SSQ, Inc.
AGENT: WHALE Environmental Services, LLC (Mark Howland)
LOCATION: 68-1031 Farrington Highway – Waialua (Mokuleia)
TAX MAP KEY: 6-8-002: 010
ZONING: AG-2 General Agricultural District
REQUEST: SMA Use Permit to allow the establishment of agricultural operations and construction of two accessory farm dwellings in the AG-2 General Agricultural District and SMA on a shoreline lot in Waialua, Oahu.

The application materials showing the general location and boundaries of the area under consideration are available for review online at (navigate to the Project site using the map), or at the Department of Planning and Permitting, Data Access & Imaging Branch, First Floor, Fasi Municipal Building, 650 South King Street, 1st Floor, Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:45 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. For assistance, please call the Department’s Urban Design Branch at (808) 768-8027.

Attendance at the public hearing is not necessary to submit testimony. Written testimony may be emailed to, faxed to (808) 768-6743, or mailed to 650 South King Street, 7th Floor, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813. Written testimony should be received by the close of the public hearing on Wednesday, November 29, 2023. Testimony to the Department prior to the hearing will be considered in the evaluation of the request.

Note: If you need an auxiliary aid and/or service or other accommodation due to a disability to participate in this event (i.e., sign language interpreter; interpreter
for language other than English, or wheelchair accessibility), please call (808)
768-8000, or email your detailed request to, at least five (5) business days prior to the meeting. Requests made as early as possible will allow adequate time to fulfill your request.

Dawn Takeuchi Apuna, Director
Department of Planning and Permitting
(SA1436003 11/8/23)