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East Hawai‘i: Aupuni Center, 101 Pauahi Street, Suite 3, Hilo, HI 96720
(808) 961-8288 | Fax: (808) 961-8742

West Hawai‘i: 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Bldg E, Kailua-Kona, 96740
(808) 323-4770 | Fax: (808) 327-3563


Planning Dept Website:

Community Development Plans | EnVision Downtown Hilo 2025 | Shoreline Access | TMK Maps | Subdivision Maps

DIRECTOR:   Duane Kanuha

DEPUTY DIRECTOR:   Joaquin Gamiao-Kunkel

DESCRIPTION:  The Planning Department provides technical advice to the Mayor, Planning Commission, and County Council on all planning and land use matters. The Department is also charged with the administration of the Subdivision and Zoning Codes. The major Divisions of the Department are: Administrative Services, Administrative Permits, Planning, and Long-Range Planning.