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Notice #: 0001040069-02

NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING FOR CHAPTER 343 HAWAI’I REVISED STATUTES AND NATIONAL HISTORIC PRESERVATION ACT South Hilo Sanitary Landfill Final Closure Waia¯ kea Ahupua’a, South Hilo District, Island of Hawai’i Tax Map Key: (3) 2-1-013: 152, 156, and 162 Notice is hereby given that the County of Hawai’i, Department of Environmental Management, Solid Waste Division (County) proposes to hold two public informational meetings for the South Hilo Sanitary Landfill Final Closure. Each of the two meetings will have two parts. The first part of each meeting will be to notify attendees of the publication of the Draft Environmental Assessment (Draft EA) for the project. The contents and procedures of the Draft EA will be summarized and the opportunity for the public to review and comment on the Draft EA will be discussed. The second part of each meeting will be conducted pursuant to Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) of 1966, as amended (2006). It will involve consultation with Native Hawaiian Organizations and Native Hawaiian descendants with ancestral lineal or cultural ties to, cultural knowledge or concerns for and cultural religious attachment to the proposed project area. There will be two meetings on different days at different locations: Date: November 7, 2017 November 8, 2017 Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Place: Aupuni Center West Hawai’i Civic Center 101 Pauahi Street, #5 Community Hale Hilo, Hawai’i 96720 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i 96740 If you are unable to attend the meetings but would like to comment on the Draft EA or provide input for Section 106 of NHPA, please contact Rebecca Candilasa by phone at (808) 946-2277 or by email at prior to the meeting dates.