Public Notice | March 2024


Kalaupapa National Historical Park Annual Public Meeting

The National Park Service at Kalaupapa National Historical Park invites our Consulting Parties, Native Hawaiian Organizations, the State Historic Preservation Division, and Department of Hawaiian Home Lands to attend our annual meeting as part of the Programmatic Agreement associated with our General Management Plan. We will be holding two in-person events: Monday, March 25, 2024 on topside Molokai at Mitchell Pauole Center from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Wednesday, March 27, 2024 on Oahu at the Atherton Hālau at Bishop Museum from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (parking fee will be covered by NPS). This meeting is open to the general public. Questions can be directed to Community Engagement Specialist Mikiʻala Pescaia at Aloha, Superintendent Nancy Holman and the Kalaupapa National Historical Park Management.

Cultural Impact Assessment: Bank Of Hawaiʻi, Hawaii Kai Project

On behalf of PBR HAWAII & Associates, Inc., ASM Affiliates is preparing a Cultural Impact Assessment to inform a HRS, Chapter 343 Environmental Assessment being prepared for the Bank of Hawaii, Hawaii Kai project. The project is located at TMK: (1) 3-9-017:040 at 6650 Kalanianaʻole Highway in Maunalua Ahupuaʻa, Koʻolaupoko District, Island of Oʻahu. The project seeks to remodel the former Outback Steakhouse restaurant into a Bank of Hawaiʻi branch location.

ASM is seeking kamaʻāina familiar with the area’s cultural resources, customs, and practices. We also seek input regarding strategies to prevent or mitigate impacts on culturally valued resources or traditional customary practices. If you know of such information, contact Keely Toledo,, (808) 439-8089.