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We are focused on Planning and Consulting assisting property owners with land use planning efforts, including environmental review, entitlement process, permitting, community outreach, etc.
We are focused on Planning and Consulting assisting property owners with land use planning efforts, including environmental review, entitlement process, permitting, community outreach, etc.

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“Although Chinese baseball players are mighty scarce in this country (US mainland), over in Honolulu there is a team composed exclusively of Chinese and they play good baseball. The team is called the Chinese Alohas. ... During the period between 1910 and…

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The famous expression - “the three Rs—reading, ‘riting, and ‘rithmetic”- is credited to Sir William Curtis (born January 25, 1752,) son of a British baker; the family made ships’ biscuits. He proposed it as a toast at a dinner given by the Board of…

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On the afternoon of January 24, 1895, ex-Queen Lili‘uokalani had an official document to be presented to the Executive of the Republic of Hawai‘i. In part, it states, “After full and free consultation with my personal friends and with my legal advisors,…

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In 1956, Dr Fred Whipple, director of the Harvard College Observatory and Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory sent a letter to Dr CE Kenneth Mees, explaining the need for a satellite tracking station in Hawaii. Mees was the retired vice president for…

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"The makaʻāinana were the planters and fishers who lived on (ma) the (ka) lands (‘āina;) the final na is a plural substantive.” Or, they may be viewed as maka (eye) ‘āina (land) – ‘the eyes of the land.’ Pukui notes the name literally translates to…

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Most Polynesian archipelagoes have a volcanic ‘hot spot’ origin and, due to tectonic plate movement, islands increase in age as one progresses further from the hot spot of volcanic activity. The Hawaiian Islands illustrate this geological age progression,…

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“He held the brush almost to the end of his life, until the day when his poor eyes refused their service. When he realized that, even with the strongest glasses, he could no longer command the brush as he wished he understood that God demanded of him a…

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In January 1778, Captain James Cook aboard the Resolution and Captain Charles Clerke aboard the Discovery were sailing from the Society Islands to the Northwest coast of North America on Cook’s Third Expedition of the Pacific Ocean. “On the 19th, at…

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“During the reign of Lunalilo a mutiny occurred among the Household Guard.” Lunalilo disbanded the Household Troops and the kingdom was left without any regular organized military force. During the election riot of 1874 (Kalākaua v Queen Emma,) “No…

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John Lota Kaulukou was speaker of the House of Representative of the Kingdom of Hawaii of the district of Honolulu from 1880 to 1886 and also served in many posts including Postmaster General, Attorney General (October 13, 1886 - October 23, 1886) and…
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