Notice of Public Hearing: Hawaiian Electric’s Farrington Highway Widening Project June 4th, 2024

Posted on May 8, 2024 in Hot Topics, Important Events, Main, Public Meeting

Dear Residents of Oahu,

We want to ensure you’re informed about an upcoming public hearing regarding Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc.’s (Hawaiian Electric) proposed construction project. On June 4, 2024, at 5:30 p.m., the State of Hawaii Public Utilities Commission will hold a hearing at Kapolei Middle School Cafeteria to discuss Hawaiian Electric’s Application (Docket No. 2023-0234) concerning the Farrington Highway Widening Project.

Hawaiian Electric seeks approval for the commitment of approximately $9,833,040 in funds for the project. Additionally, the proposal includes the relocation of a 46 kV overhead and underground sub-transmission line through a residential area and the installation of one new 138kV pole.

This public hearing provides an opportunity for residents to voice their views on the proposed project. If you’re interested in reviewing the details of the Application, you can access it through the Commission’s electronic Case and Document Management System which can be accessed at after typing “2023-0234” in the search field. Copies are also available for review by contacting the Commission’s Honolulu Office or the Division of Consumer Advocacy.

We encourage all interested individuals to attend the public hearing and share their thoughts on Hawaiian Electric’s proposed Project. Written statements can also be submitted via email or mail, referencing Docket No. 2023-0234.

Let’s work together to ensure transparency and community involvement in decisions that affect our utilities and neighborhoods.

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