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Notice #: 0001457766-01
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 Ordinance, Chapter 25, Revised Ordinances of Honolulu (ROH), as amended, and under the Shoreline Setback Ordinance, Chapter 26, ROH, as amended, for the following applications at the date and time specified or soon thereafter.

DATE: Wednesday, July 3, 2024
TIME: 10:30 a.m.
PLACE: In-person and Remote Meeting at Fasi Municipal Building, 6th Floor
Conference Room, 650 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

FILE NO.: Special Management Area Use Permit No. 2024/SMA-44 and
Shoreline Setback Variance No. 2024/SV-1
APPLICANT: Graham and Elaine Smith
AGENT: G70 (Jeff Overton)
LOCATION: 1226 Mokulua Drive – Lanikai
LAND AREA: 18,073 square feet
TAX MAP KEY: 4-3-005: 056
ZONING: R-10 Residential District
REQUEST: Special Management Area Use Permit and Shoreline Setback Variance to modify an existing concrete seawall by inserting steel sheet piles landward (mauka) of the seawall, increasing its height by up to 3 feet by adding a curved concrete cap, and reconstructing the existing rubble rip-rap at the base of the seawall within the 40-foot shoreline setback.

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 Land Use Approval Branch at (808) 768-8024.

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 must be received by the close of the public hearing on Wednesday,
July 3, 2024. Testimony to the Department prior to the hearing will be considered in the evaluation of the request.

The public may also join the public hearing and offer testimony from a computer, smartphone, or telephone. Visual presentations will be viewable: (1) On the screen situated inside the Conference Room, (2) At (navigate using the map); or (3) via WebEx as follows:

Join the public hearing from a computer: (Please mute your devices except to testify)
Meeting Number: 2496 397 3443
Meeting Password: dpp1

Join the public hearing from the WebEx smartphone app: (Please mute your devices except to testify)
Meeting Number: 2496 397 3443
Meeting Password: dpp1

Join the public hearing from a telephone (audio only): (Please mute your devices except to testify)
408-418-9388 (USA Toll)
Access code: 2496 397 3443
Numeric meeting password: 3771

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
(SA1457766 6/12/24)