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Notice #: 0001445624-01
Public Notices


Application for Water Use Permit
Waimanalo Ground Water Management Area, Oahu

The Commission on Water Resource Management received the following Ground Water Use Permit Application. Public Notice is given pursuant to Hawaii Administrative Rules, Section 13-171, "Designation and Regulation of Water Management Areas."

GWUPA No. 01121 KNICHOLS 2022 Well (Well No. 3-2043-003)

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Applicant: Ms. Kitty Nichols
41-770 Mahailua Street
Waimanalo, HI 96795

Landowner: Kitty Nichols Trust
41-770 Mahailua Street
Waimanalo, HI 96795

Date Application Filed as Complete: May 18, 2022
Hydrologic Unit / Aquifer System Area: Waimanalo System, Windward Sector, Oahu
Water Source
Well No. Well Name Tax Map Key Aquifer System Area
3-2043-003 KNICHOLS 2022 (1) 4-1-024:081 Waimanalo System,
Windward Sector, Oahu

Quantity Requested: 0.006 million gallons per day
Proposed Use: Agriculture, Individual Domestic
End Use
New/Existing Description Place of Water Use Qty of Use (GPD)
New 1 unit – existing farm dwelling at Tax Map Key: (1) 4-1-024:081 500
New Turf at Tax Map Key: (1) 4-1-024:081 2,622.50
New Ornamentals and nursery plants at Tax Map Key: (1) 4-1-024:081 2,422.50

Written objections or comments on this application may be filed by any person who has a property interest in any land within the hydrologic unit of the source of water supply, any person who will be directly and immediately affected by the proposed water use, or any other interested person. Written objections must (1) state the property or other interest in the matter (provide TMK information); (2) set forth questions of procedure, fact, law, or policy, to which objections are taken; and (3) state all grounds for objections to the proposed permit. Written objections must be received by March 22, 2024. Objections must be sent to 1) the Commission on Water Resource Management, P.O. Box 621, Honolulu, Hawaii 96809, and 2) the applicant at the above address.


Dean D. Uyeno, Acting Deputy Director for
Dawn N. S. Chang, Chairperson

Dated: February 14, 2024
(SA1445624 3/1, 3/8/24)