STATE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES, HAWAII HOUSING AUTHORITY: Informational meetings on the comprehensive plan for the FFY 1997 Comprehensive Grant Program pertaining to Modernization and Energy Conservation Standards. Copies of the draft comprehensive plan available upon request. Call 832-6006. All hearings held 7 p.m. tomorrow. Locations are:
- Oahu: Hawaii Housing Authority, 1002 N. School St.
- Maui: Kahekili Terrace Community Hall, 2015 Holowai Place, Wailuku
- Kauai: Lihue Neighborhood Center, 3353 Eono St., Lihue
- Big Island: Lanakila Community Center, 600 Wailoa St., Hilo
STATE LAND USE COMMISSION: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Outrigger Kauai Beach Hotel, Mokihana Ballroom, 4331 Kauai Beach Drive, Lihue, Kauai. Hearing to consider requests by Ameron H C & D for amendments to special permits regarding use of agricultural district land for quarry operations; request by the Department of Public Works & Waste Management, Solid Waste Division for a special permit for expansion of the Central Maui Landfill at Puunene, Maui; a request by Fong Construction for time extension to establish a construction baseyard at Waikapu, Maui; and a petition by Sports Shinko (Kauai) Co. Ltd.
HONOLULU DEPARTMENT OF LAND UTILIZATION: 1:30 p.m. Thursday, City Hall Annex, Personnel Conference Room. Hearing to consider a variance request by Felix P. Polendey to allow a two-family dwelling on a residential lot that exceeds restrictions at 45-104 Mokulele Drive, Kaneohe.
7 p.m. Thursday, Kahaluu Elementary School Cafeteria, 47-280 Waihee Road, Kahaluu. Hearing to consider a site plan review permit application by Laakea Hawaiian Resort Co. Ltd. to develop a private meeting facility for community use, including weddings, retreats and related activities. No overnight accommodations will be provided. Site is at 47-477 Waihee Place, Kaneohe.
STATE DEPARTMENT OF LAND AND NATURAL RESOURCES: 6 p.m. Thursday, Kalanimoku Building, Board Room 132, 1151 Punchbowl St. Hearing to receive testimony regarding establishment of a telecommunications antenna facility at Castle Junction interchange in Kaneohe. Information and maps of the general location of the area are available at 1151 Punchbowl St., Room 220.
CITY LAW ENFORCEMENT ADVISORY BOARD: 6 p.m. tomorrow, City Hall Annex, Personnel Conference Room. Hearing to consider community needs for reducing crime and improving public safety, and on proposals for the use of funds received under the U.S. Department of Justice, Local Law Enforcement Block Grant Program.
COUNTY OF HAWAII PLANNING COMMISSION: 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Kona Surf Hotel, Kamehameha Ballroom, 78-128 Ehukai St., Keauhou, North Kona. Hearing to consider special permit applications by the County of Hawaii, Department of Public Works, Highway Maintenance Division to construct a new baseyard on approximately 3 acres in the State Land Use Agricultural District. Location is on the makai side of Kuakini Highway approximately 200 feet south of Higashihara Park at Honalo, North Kona; Virgil A. Place Arboretum and Botanical Garden Inc. to allow the construction of a visitors center and gift shop on approximately 5 acres in the State Land Use Agricultural District. Location is within the Kohala Estates Subdivision in North Kohala.
STATE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, Professional and Vocational Licensing Division: These meetings will be held at the Kamamalu Building, 1010 Richards St.
Motor Vehicle Industry: 2 p.m. tomorrow, Kuhina Nui Room
Nursing: Committee on Delegation of Nursing Tasks, 8:45 to 10:15 a.m., Committee on Education, 10:15 a.m. Friday, Both meetings in the Kuhina Nui Room.
HONOLULU BOARD OF WATER SUPPLY: 2 p.m. Thursday, Public Service Building Board Room, 630 S. Beretania St. Regular meeting. Call 527-6180.