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AGENDA LEEWARD PLANNING COMMISSION COUNTY OF HAWAII NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following matters to be considered by the Leeward Planning Commission of the County of Hawaii in accordance with the provisions of Chapters 91 and 92, Hawaii Revised Statutes, Section 6-7.5(a) of the Charter of the County of Hawaii, and the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure. Based on the Governor’s Nineteenth Proclamation Related to the COVID-19 Emergency dated April 9, 2021, this meeting will be online until further notice. This is to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to maintain physical distancing. DATE: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 TIME: 9:30 a.m. PLACE: This meeting will be held by interactive video conference through Zoom. The public may provide oral testimony at the meeting by joining online or calling into the Zoom meeting. To register for access to the Zoom meeting please contact Noriko Sauer at Noriko.Sauer@hawaiicounty.gov or 808-323-4783 no later 4:30 p.m. on Monday, June 14, 2021. The public may observe the meeting by viewing a live stream on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAFoRMb3rfWLQMP d6TAkEGA?view_as=subscriber The public may provide written testimony via email at LPCtestimony@hawaiicounty.gov or submitted at the Hilo or Kona Planning Departments up to two business days prior to the hearing by 4:30 p.m. The Planning Director’s background report (including application) and recommendation report for each agenda item will be available for review at www.planning.hawaiicounty.gov prior to the meeting. This information can also be requested by sending an email to Noriko Sauer at Noriko.Sauer@hawaiicounty.gov. In the case of technical difficulties with the virtual meeting, a recording of the meeting will be posted at www.planning.hawaiicounty.gov no later than 24 hours after the conclusion of the meeting. CALL TO ORDER APPROVAL OF MINUTES STATEMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC ON AGENDA ITEMS NEW BUSINESS 1. APPLICANT: COUNTY OF HAWAII DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION (SMA 21-000080) Application for a Special Management Area (SMA) Use Permit to allow facility improvements and American with Disabilities Act (ADA) upgrades to the existing Magic Sands Beach Park, which includes demolition of the existing comfort station, construction of a new ADA compliant comfort station, construction of ADA compliant parking spaces, new showers, new accessible picnic table and grill area, new accessible walkways and ramps connecting the park to Alii Drive, utility improvements, waterline improvements, and pavement restriping. The proposed improvements will occur on the 0.43-acre Magic Sands Beach Park property as well as within the Alii Drive right-of-way fronting the subject properties. The properties are located makai of Alii Drive, approximately 538 feet north of its intersection with Laaloa Avenue, Kapalaalaea 2nd, North Kona District, Hawaii, TMK(s): (3) 7-7-008:017, 094, 107&(3) 7-7-010:036. 2. APPLICANT: JEKATERINA MYSIN (SMA 21-000078) Application for Special Management Area Use Permit to construct a six (6) unit, five (5) story condominium and related improvements on a 9,934 square foot lot situated within the Special Management Area. The subject property is located at 75-6150 Alii Drive, approximately 0.25 miles north of Royal Poinciana Drive, Puapua’a 2nd, North Kona, Hawaii, TMK: (3) 7-5-020:066. 3. Election of Vice Chairperson for the remainder of 2021 ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS 1. Discussion of recent Special Management Area (SMA) determinations, minor permits and enforcement action issued by the Planning Director. AGENDA ITEMS FOR NEXT MEETING ANNOUNCEMENTS 1. The Leeward Planning Commission’s next monthly meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 15, 2021 by interactive video conference via Zoom. ADJOURNMENT Board Packet: Pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes Section 92-7.5, the board packet provided to members of this board for this meeting is available for public inspection during regular business hours at the Hilo office of the Planning Department, Aupuni Center, 101 Pauahi Street, Suite 3, Hilo, Hawaii and at the Kona office of the Planning Department, West Hawaii Civic Center, 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Building E, 2nd Floor, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service, other reasonable modification, or language interpretation to access this meeting, please contact the Planning Department at 961 8288 as soon as possible, but no later than five working days prior to the meeting date, to arrange for accommodations. “Other reasonable modification” refers to communication methods or devices for people with disabilities who are mentally and/or physically challenged. Hawaii County is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer LEEWARD PLANNING COMMISSION Michael Vitousek, Chair (HTH/WHT1328432 5/27/21)