Land Use Committee

Land Use Committee meetings are held in the Council Chamber at 1:30 pm on the Wednesday prior to the first and third Fridays of each month; however, the schedule is subject to change. The Committee may also periodically schedule site inspections.

Agendas, Minutes, and Other Documents:
View available agendas for the Land Use Committee.

Effective February 21, 2017, the following committee documents such as Items List, Committee Reports, and Minutes are available at  Committee meeting agendas are available on this page and at

Land Use Committee duties include reviewing and considering:
    • Project-specific amendments of State land use district boundaries, the General Plan, community plans, and zoning ordinances.
    • Other land use approvals requiring Council review and approval such as variances and conditional permits.
    • Expedited approvals of housing projects pursuant to Chapter 20 1H, Hawaii Revised Statutes, or any successor statute.
    • Land use ordinances not specific to a project.

Committee Staff:
Legislative Analyst, Gary Saldana
Committee Secretary, Clarita Balala
Legislative Attorney, Carla Nakata

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Land Use Committee Agendas and Meeting Notices

Voting Members:
Robert Carroll,
Riki Hokama
Alika Atay
Elle Cochran
Don Couch
Stacy Crivello
Don S. Guzman
Kelly T. King
Yuki Lei K. Sugimura 
Mike White

Contact Information:
Committee E-Mail
Ph: (808) 270-7838
Fax: (808) 270-7686