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Mauna Kea Management Board

Tuesday, 06/01/2021
Start Time:
05:00 PM
Meeting online


    Maunakea Management Board

    Regular Meeting

    June 1, 2021

    5:00 P.M.



    Due to the COVID-19 situation and concern for the health and welfare of the community, this meeting will be held virtually by Zoom.  Written and oral testimonies* will be accepted in lieu of in-person testimony.  The meeting may be viewed remotely via livestream with the link provided on the Office of Maunakea Management’s website






    I.          Call to Order

    II.                Public Comment Period for Agenda Items

    III.             Approval of minutes of the May 4, 2021 meeting

    IV.        Kahu Kū Mauna Report

    V.          Executive Director’s Report

    VI.         Agenda Items

    Materials submitted for the meeting can be found at

    A.    Action Item - Review and Recommend Approval: Caltech Submillimeter Observatory Decommissioning

    a.       Introduction to the Draft Environmental Assessment (EA)

    b.      Introduction to the Draft Conservation District Use Application (CDUA)

    B.     Information and Discussion: Review and Comment Comprehensive Management Plan

    a.       Outcome Analysis Report (OAR)

    C.     Information and Discussion: Hōkū Kea Decommissioning/New Education Telescope

    a.       Timeline Implications

    D.    Information and Discussion: Community Engagement

    VII.        Executive Session to consult with the Board’s attorney on questions and issues pertaining to the Board’s powers, duties, privileges, immunities, and liabilities pursuant to HRS §92-5(a)(4), regarding Community Engagement.

    VIII.       Announcements

    IX.         Adjournment


    If the need arises with respect to any item on the agenda, the Board may elect to convene in executive session pursuant to Sections 92-4 and 92-5 (a)(4), Hawaii Revised Statutes, to consult with the Board’s attorney on questions and issues pertaining to the Board’s powers, duties, privileges, immunities, and liabilities.  


    *How To Provide Testimony

    Oral Public Testimony

    If you would like to provide oral public testimony during this meeting, please submit a request to and identify the agenda item you would like to provide oral public testimony by 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 1, 2021.  You will be notified by email receipt of your request and instructions on how to participate. 


    Written Public Testimony

    In addition to oral public testimony during the meeting, the MKMB welcomes public participation through the submission of written testimony by any of the following options:


             via email sent to

             via regular mail sent to Office of Maunakea Management, 640 N, Aohoku Place, Hilo, HI  96720

             via facsimile (fax) to OMKM at (808) 933-3208.

             the deadline for submitting written testimony is by 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 31, 2021

             All written testimony submitted are public documents. Therefore, any testimony that is submitted for use in the public meeting process is public information and will be posted on the OMKM website:


    MKMB Regular Meeting, June 1, 2021                                                                                                                                                                                       Page 2 of 2