A19-809 PŪLAMA LĀNA`I – Miki Basin

A19-809 LĀNA`I RESORTS, LLC dba PŪLAMA LĀNA`I

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 (“FEA”) for the LUC to consider.  The LUC at its scheduled hearing on the matter on February 16-17, 2022, determined that Petitioner’s FEA was acceptable and issued a Finding of No Significant Impact (“FONSI”) by letter to the State Environmental Review Program (formerly the Office of Environmental Quality Control) on February 25, 2022.

An updated Amended Petition was filed for processing on June 7, 2022.  Staff has thirty (30) days from filing to review the Amended Petition and determine whether the filing is complete or needs further information.  Once deemed complete, the Petition will be scheduled for a hearing no sooner than sixty (60) days and no later than one hundred and twenty (120) days.

 

Petitioner FilingsLand Use Commission (LUC) FilingsState Office of Planning & Sustainable Development (OPSD) FilingsCounty of Maui FilingsPublic CommentsCorrespondenceLUC Notices and Orders

2019

Motion Requesting the LUC to be the Approved Agency for an EA; Memorandum in Support of Motion; COS (08/23/2019)

Errata to Petitioner’s Motion Requesting Land Use Commission to be the Approving Agency for an Environmental Assessment (09/04/2019)

Amended Motion Requesting Land Use Commission to be the Approving Agency for an Environmental Assessment and for Issuance of Anticipated Negative Declaration or Anticipated Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI); Memorandum in Support of Petitioner’s Amended Motion and COS (09/06/2019)

Draft Enviornmental Assessment (11/13/2019)

Petitioner’s OEQC – DEA Posting info and DEA Map of Petition Area (11/25/19)

 

2020

Final Environmental Assessment 2020 (06/10/2020)

Notice of Representation and Notice of Submission (9/11/20)

Motion to Issue Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact (10/30/20)

 

2021

2nd Draft Environmental Assessment (11/17/2021)

2nd Draft EA Letter to Reviewing Agency and Agency Distribution List (11/24/2021)

 

2022

Final Environmental Assessment (02/07/22)

Petitioner’s Motion to Issue Notice of a Finding of No Significant Impact, Exhibit 1 and COS (02/04/22)

Notification of Petition Filing (06/07/22)

Petition for Land Use District Boundary Amendment (06/07/2022)

Updated map for the Miki Basin DBA (7/20/2022)

Notice of Hearing; COS (10/21/2022)

Petitioners Exhibit List; COS (10/24/2022) Link to Exhibits / Link to Appendices

Petitioners Witness List; COS (10/24/2022)

Petitioners Affidavit of Christopher T. Goodin Attesting to Publication and Mailing of Notice of Hearing (11/07/2022)

Petitioners First Amended Exhibit List; COS (11/16/2022) submitted during LUC Meeting

Petitioners Second Amended Exhibit List and Exhibit 21 (11/18/2022)

2019

County of Maui Position Statement and COS (09/20/2019)

 

2022

County of Maui Position Statement and COS (02/11/2022)

County of Maui Position Statement and COS (08/30/2022)

County of Maui REVISED Position Statement and COS (09/02/2022)

County of Maui Transmittal Letter, List of Witnesses, COS (10/31/2022)

County of Maui Transmittal Letter, Position Statement, COS (10/31/2022)

County of Maui CORRECTED Version of Recipient List (11/03/2022)

 

2019

December 22, 2019 – Robin Kaye

December 23, 2019 – Debra Greene 1, Debra Greene 2

 

2020

November 13, 2020 – State of Hawaii, DHHL

November 15, 2020 – Robin Kaye

November 16, 2020 – Anne Allison, Bill Bobbie Best, Debra Greene, Doug Bonney, Helen Swinney, Jason Schwarts, Jennifer Neupane, Lani Orr, Leslie Le Gaux, Lisa Kerman, Madhav Ananda, Mara Stevens, Marsha Andreola, Michelle Kwik, Nancy McPherson, Naomi Ackerman, Naomi Melamed, Susan Douglas

November 17, 2020 – Brigitte Otto, Butch Gima, Laurie Bogart, Rosalie Lenta, Swami Om

November 18, 2020 – Solomon Pili Kaho`ohalahala, Sulara James

 

2022

January 7, 2022 – County of Maui, Department of Water Supply

February 11, 2022 – State of Hawaii, DLNR, Land Division 

February 15, 2022 – Nelinia Cabiles

 

Comments to 2nd Draft Environmental Assessment (DEA):

Maui County – Department of Transportation (12/09/21)

Maui County – Police Department (12/14/21)

Maui County – Department of Planning (12/15/2021)

U.S. – Department of the Interior – Fish and Wildlife Service (12/15/21)

SOH – Department of Transportation (12/21/21)

SOH – DLNR Land Division (12/22/21)

Maui County – Department of Water Supply (12/22/21)

Sally Kaye (12/22/21)

Maui County – Department of Planning (12/23/21)

University of Hawai’i at Manoa (12/23/21)

SOH – DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife (01/05/22)

SOH – DLNR Land Division (01/07/22)

Maui County – Department of Parks and Recreation (01/07/22)

Maui County – Department of Water Supply (01/07/22)

R.M. Towill Corporation (01/07/22)

SOH – DLNR Land Division (02/01/22)

Maui County – Maui Emergency Management Agency (02/15/22)

SOH – DLNR Commission on Water Resource Management (02/15/22)

Maui County – Dept. of Housing and Human Concerns (2/28/22)

LUC ORDER (12/13/2019)

 

Agenda & Minutes

September 25 & 26, 2019: Agenda  |  Minutes

November 18, 2020: Agenda  |  Minutes

February 16-17, 2022:  Agenda | Minutes

November 16, 2022:  Agenda | Minutes