A19-809 PŪLAMA LĀNA`I – Miki Basin


Petition to Amend the Land Use District Boundaries of certain lands situated at Lāna`i City, Island of Lāna`i, consisting of approximately 200 acres from the Agricultural District to the Urban District.  Tax Map Key No. (2) 4-9-002:061 (por) for an industrial park and other uses at Miki Basin.

The Petition was deemed incomplete after staff review and Petitioner was directed to complete an Environmental Assessment pursuant to HRS Chapter 343.  This process is required to be completed before the Petition can be formally processed.

Petitioner published a 2nd Draft Environmental Assessment (2nd “DEA”) in the Environmental Notice on November 23, 2021 for a mandatory 30-day comment period ending on December 23, 2021.  The 2nd DEA can be viewed on the Petitioner’s HRS Chapter 343 Environmental Assessments link below.  Following the comment period the Petitioner will respond to all comments received an prepare a Final Environmental Assessment for the LUC to consider.  The LUC has tentatively scheduled a hearing on the matter for February 16-17, 2022.


Petitioner FilingsCounty of Maui FilingsState Office of Planning & Sustainable Development FilingsPublic CommentsCorrespondenceLUC Notices and Orders

December 22-23, 2019- Robin Kaye and Debra Greene

November 16, 2020- Robin Kaye email

November 16-17, 2020 – emails from Brigette Otto, Lisa Kerman, Naomi Ackerman, Madhav Ananda, Debra Greene(Keep Your Power), Michelle Kwik, Jason W. Schwartz, Nancy McPherson-DLNR-SHPD/William Aila- Chair-Hawaiian Homes Commission, Susan Douglas, Anne Allison, Leslie M. Le-Gaux, Marsha Andreola, Naomi Melamed, Helen Swinney, Mara Stevens, Lani Orr, Doug Bonney, Jennifer Neupane, B. & B. Best

November 17, 2020 – emails from Rosalie Lenta, Swami Om, Laurie Bogart, Butch Gima

November 18, 2020- Solomon Pili Kaho`ohalahala

November 19, 2020– Sulara James

COMMENTS TO 2nd Draft Environmental Assessment (DEA):

DOT No Comments letter for 2nd DEA (11/29/21)

DWS Comments to 2nd DEA (12/13/21)

FWS Pacific Islands Fish and Wildlife Office Comments to 2nd DEA (12/15/21)

DLNR Comments to 2nd DEA (12/22/21)

Sally Kaye Comments to 2nd DEA (12/22/21)

Dept of Planning Comments to 2nd DEA (12/23/21)

DOT Comments to 2nd DEA (12/23/21)

University of Hawai’i/Manoa Comments to 2nd DEA (12/23/21)

DLNR Additional Comments to letter, DFW Comments to 2nd DEA (1/7/22)

January 7, 2022 – (including comments to Chris Sugidono- Munekiyo Hiraga and Kurt Wollenhauf- Maui Planning Dept.) County of Maui Dept. of Water Supply- Engineering Program, R.M. Towill Corporation, County of Maui Dept. of Parks and Recreation, County of Maui- Dept. of Water Supply- Water Resources and Planning Division, County of Maui Dept. of Water Supply- Director

LUC Transmittal Letter to OEQC of a DEA and Request for Publication dated (11/14/19)