KBR is seen as the leading advocate for private property rights and real property ownership.

          January 16, 2017

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"Realtor Day" HAR Issues at the Forefront as Hawai'i 2017 Legislative Session Begins

L-R: Moana Anderson, 2016 HAR President; Susan Savage 2017 HAR President; Chad Deal KBR Government Affairs Director; Carol Tyau-Beam gives update on NFIP; and 2017 KBR President Donna Rice

KBR Representatives Meeting with Senate President Ron Kouchi

L-R: HAR GAD Myoung Oh; Eric Yama Standard Forms; Rep. James Tokioka; Donna Rice; Chad Deal; KBR AE Karen Ono

Welcoming newly elected state Rep. Nadine Nakamura Dist.14

HAR STATEWIDE ISSUES
In preparation for 2017 the Hawai'i Association of Realtors met with State Legislators in Honolulu on January 11, "REALTOR DAY." 

Current Priority Topics and Issues:
1. Ensure viability of National Flood Insurance Program
2 . Regulation of Appraisal Management Companies in Hawai'i
3. Increase County Oversight of Land Use
4. Government Authority concerns with Eradication of Invasive Species

Look for local updates and informative sessions from KBR on these and other issues

Kaua'i County Co uncil Committee Meeting
 Thursday January 19, 2017

Bill No. 2612 A BILL FOR AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 14, KAUA'I COUNTY CODE 1987, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE PLUMBING CODE (Deferred October 12, 2016)

Bill No. 2613 A BILL FOR AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 13 OF THE KAUA'I COUNTY CODE 1987, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE ELECTRICAL CODE (Deferred October 12, 2016)
Bill No. 2613
Bill No. 2644 A BILL FOR AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ZONING CONDITION IN ORDINANCE NO. PM-94-82 RELATING TO ZONING DESIGNATION IN HANAMA'ULU, KAUA'I (Amfac Property Development Corp.) (ZA-2017-1) (Public hearing held January 12, 2017)


Kaua'i County Council 2016-2018

                                  Mel RAPOZO Chair                                   Ross K.KAGAWA  Vice Chair
    Arthur BRUN  

**Click on individual Councilmember for additional information.**
 
COUNCIL CHAMBERS HISTORIC COUNTY BUILDING
 4396 RICE STREET, SUITE 201 
LĪHU'E, KAUA'I, HAWAI'I 96766

                    Submit Council Testimony Here

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Planning Department

> The Planning Department is working on the
    Final Draft of the General Plan with intention to submit     to the  Planning Commission by the end of January.

>The Planning Department is currently working to revise      a Proposed Bill to allow Additional Rental Units island        wide as a means to provide more rental housing for            Kaua'i residents. 

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                   ADU  RECERTIFICATION
on Other Than Residentially Zoned Lots

                 KBR will be sending out written notification to property owners.

                        Deadline for Recertification extended to June 30, 2017
                              
                                     or call 241-4050 for more information.

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 Questions or Comments Contact: 
Chad Deal (RB) Interim Government Affairs Director
808.482.0338