Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources issued the following announcement on Jan. 17.
The Commission on Water Resource Management (CWRM) is holding open hearings to solicit input on its update to the statewide Water Resource Protection Plan (WRPP). The purpose of the WRRP is to establish policies and identify actions needed to ensure the long-term protection and sustainability of Hawaii’s precious and limited ground and surface water resources.
CWRM staff will hold seven hearings statewide starting on February 5, 2019, so people on each island can participate. All hearings will start promptly at 6:00 PM at the locations and dates below. For more information, visit the WRPP website at https://dlnr.hawaii.gov/cwrm/planning/hiwaterplan/wrpp/
February 5, 2019 (Tue.) Lihue Civic Center, Meeting Rooms 2A and 2B
4444 Rice Street, Lihue, Kaua`i, Hawaiʻi 96766
February 7, 2019 (Thurs.) Pomaikai Elementary School Cafeteria
4650 S Kamehameha Ave, Kahului, Maui, Hawaii 96732
February 12, 2019 (Tue.) Kaunakakai School Cafeteria
30 Ailoa Street, Kaunakakai, Molokaʻi, Hawaiʻi 96748
February 14, 2019 (Thurs.) Lāna‘i Senior Center
309 7th Street, Lāna‘i City, Lāna‘i, Hawaiʻi 96763
February 19, 2019 (Tues.) Kalanimoku Building, Board Room
1151 Punchbowl Street, Honolulu, O‘ahu, Hawaiʻi 96813
February 26, 2019 (Tues.) Kealakehe High School
74-5000 Puohulihuli St., Kailua-Kona, Hawaiʻi Island, HI 96740
February 28, 2019 (Thurs.) Hilo High School Cafeteria
556 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, Hawaiʻi Island, Hawaiʻi 96720
Everyone interested is urged to review the WRPP prior to attending a hearing so that they can submit comments, orally or in writing. CWRM will continue to accept written testimony until March 29, 2019. Testimony should be mailed to the Commission on Water Resource Management, State Department of Land and Natural Resources, PO Box 621, Honolulu, Hawaii 96809, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, or faxed to 808-587-0219.
If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, contact CWRM at 808-587-0214 or email@example.com as soon as possible, preferably three days in advance of the hearing you wish to attend. If a response is received after this time, we will try to obtain the auxiliary aid/service or accommodation, but we cannot guarantee that the request will be fulfilled.
Original source can be found here.