2018 Expansion Proposal and Time Extension (4th amendment)
The Maui County Department of Environmental Services submitted this 4th amendment to its special permit (SP97-390) on March 6, 2020.
The application is for an Amendment to State Land Use Commission Special Permit No.( Sp97-390) and County of Maui Special Permit No. (CUP 2008/0003) to include an approximately 40-acre project area TMK (2) 3-8-003:019 (por) located at 8100 Pulehu Road in Puunene, Maui, Hawai`i for development of the Central Maui Landfill Facilities Project involving an office, abandoned vehicle area, metal processing area, open construction and demolition material recovery area, household hazardous waste and electronic waste processing and storage area, refuse collection office, truck parking and maintenance area, drainage basins, and associated infrastructure. The amendment also includes a time extension for SP97-390 and Removal of TMK (2) 3-8-003:020 (por) from both SP87-390 and CUP 2008/0003. Total amended permitted area covered by both permits will be approximately 96 acres. TMK (2) 3-8-003: 019 (por) and TMK (2) 3-8-003: 20 (posr) located at Puunene, Maui; (CUP 2008/0003) (SP97-390) (SUP 1996/0009)
At its regular meeting on December 10, 2019, the Maui Planning Commission reviewed the above requests and after due deliberation and receipt of testimony and exhibits, the Planning Commission ordered approval of the County Special Use Permit, subject to conditions. The County of Maui Department of Environmental Service is now seeking approval from the State of Hawai`i Land Use Commission for this fourth amendment to its SP97-390 Special Permit.
This matter was tentatively scheduled to be heard on Maui on April 9, 2020, but due to the covid 19 pandemic, it was delayed till July 8-9, 2020 and continued on August 12-13, 2020. The State Office of Planning filed a Motion for Reconsideration of the Decision and Order that was issued by the Commission on August 13, 2020. This Motion for Reconsideration is being heard on September 24, 2020.
Upcoming Virtual Zoom Hearing
To attend the upcoming virtual hearing please register at the following url below. You will be asked for your name, email, and some follow up questions. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about and a link for joining the webinar. Please answer the questions provided particularly if you wish to provide oral testimony or are an expert witness for one of the parties.
When: September 24, 2020 09:00 AM Hawaii
Topic: LUC Hearing
Register in advance for this webinar:
Thursday Sept. 24, 2020 Registration link
Petitioner – County of Maui, Department of Environmental Management
Early Consultation Request for Proposed Central Maui Landfill Project (5/2/2016)
LUC Acknowledge of receipt of letter (8/7/18)
County of Maui Department of Planning March 5, 2020 Cover Letter for Transmittal of Paper Documents for Docket No. SP97-390 Central Maui Landfill
|1||February 2018||Amendments to State Land Use Commission Special Permit (SP97-390) and County Special Use Permit (CUP 2008/0003) for the Proposed Central Maui Landfill Facilities Project, Puunene, Maui, Hawaii (TMK (2) 3-8-003:019 (por)) Volume I|
|2||February 2018||Draft Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Central Maui Landfill Facilities Project, Puunene, Maui, Hawaii (TMK (2) 3-8-003:019 (por)) Volume II ( This exhibit is broken into smaller files- click here to access Exhibit Appendices A, A-1, B, C, D, D1-4, E-J)|
|3||July 2019||Final Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Central Maui Landfill Facilities Project, Puunene, Maui, Hawaii (TMK (2) 3-8-003:019 (por)) Volume I|
|4||July 2019||Final Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Central Maui Landfill Facilities Project, Puunene, Maui, Hawaii (TMK (2) 3-8-003:019 (por)) Volume II|
|5||December 10, 2019||Maui Planning Commission Agenda for December 10, 2019 Meeting|
|6||December 10, 2019||Department of Planning Report and Recommendation to the Maui Planning Commission – December 10, 2019 Meeting|
|7||December 10, 2019||Digital Project Presentation to the Maui Planning Commission- December 10, 2019|
|8||December 10, 2019||Minutes from December 10, 2019 Meeting|
|9||February 6, 2020||Maui Planning Commission Approval Letter for Proposed Amendments to State Land Use Commission Special Permit No. SP97-390|
Department of Environmental Management, County of Maui’s Joinder in the Office of Planning’s Motion for Reconsideration of the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Decision and Order Approving with Modifications the Recommendations of the County of Maui Planning Commission to Approve a Fourth Amendment to the Land Use Commission Special Permit, COS (9/17/2020)
State of Hawai`i Office of Planning
Notices and Orders
Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Decision and Order Approving with Modifications the Recommendations of the County of Maui Planning Commission to Approve a Fourth Amendment to the Land Use Commission Special Permit “A” and COS (8/13/2020)