DR15-53 Ka `Ohana O Kalaupapa
Petitioner seeks a declaratory ruling to determine that the Commission has jurisdiction over the matter and whether the proposed use, the Kalaupapa Memorial, is a permitted use under Sections 205-4.5 and 205-5(b) Hawai`i Revised Statutes (HRS).
The Commission held a hearing on this matter October 16, 2015 on O`ahu at the State Convention Center. The Commission determined that the proposed Kalaupapa Memorial was a permitted use within the State Agricultural District and no State Special Permit was required. A formal written Decision and Order is pending.
Office of Planning Filings
County of Kalawao Filings
Ka Ohana O Kalaupapa (filed 9/29/15)
De Gray Vanderbilt (filed 10/16/15)
DLNR-State Parks (filed 10/6/2015)
Order Granting Petition for Declaratory Order eff 10/28/15
Post Hearing Activity
Correspondence requesting comments on Memorial’s Environmental Assessment