DR18-62 Kualoa Ranch, Inc.
Kualoa Ranch, Inc. (“Petitioner”) filed a petition for declaratory order to designate Important Agricultural Lands (“IAL Petition”) on June 29, 2018. The request is to designate approximately 761.55 acres at Hakipuʻu, Kualoa and Kaʻaʻawa Valleys, Island of Oʻahu, identified by TMK Nos. (1) 4-9-002:001 (por.); (1) 4-9-004:002 (por.); (1) 4-9-005:001 (por.); (1) 5-1-001:001 (por.), 016 (por.), 025 (por.); (1) 5-1-004:001 (por.); and (1) 5-1-007:001 (por.). The petition seeks to designate those lands as Important Agricultural Lands (“IAL”) pursuant to sections 205-44 and -45, Hawaiʻi Revised Statutes (“HRS”) and sections 15-15-98, -99, -120, and -121, Hawaiʻi Administrative Rules (“HAR”).
Petitioner filed a petition for declaratory order to designate Important Agricultural Lands (“IAL Petition”) on June 29, 2018. Additional documents were filed by the Petition on July 27, 2018. A hearing on the matter was held on August 8, 2018, and the petition was approved. The Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Decision and Order was executed on October 29, 2018.
Petition for Declaratory Order to Designate Important Agricultural Lands filed June 29, 2018
Exhibit A – Tax Map Key Description
Exhibit B – Affidavit of John Morgan
Exhibit C – Signed Verification of Ownership by Title Guaranty of Hawaiʻi filed 7/27/18 (unsigned version received 7/25, 2018 has been removed)
Exhibit D – Agricultural Land Assessment for Kualoa Ranch
Material submitted at LUC meeting 8/8/18
- Proposed Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, Decision and Order
- PowerPoint Presentation (Hard Copy)
- Tom Schnell Resume
State Office of Planning Filings
OP Comments filed August 3, 2018
OP’s revised condition (8/8/18)
State Department of Agriculture Filings
DOA Comments (rcvd via mail 8/8/18)
DOA Comments (rcvd via email 8/3/18)
City & County of Honolulu Filings
DPP Comments received after 8/8/28 Meeting had commenced and not considered by Commission.
No comments received
Land Use Commission
Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Decision and Order (October 29, 2018)