The request for a variance by the Hawaii Kai Marina Community Association (HKMCA) to convert property adjacent to several homes on Niumalu Loop to a boat trailer storage yard has been denied by the Department of Planning and Permitting, City and County of Honolulu. The HKMCA has the right to appeal this decision. Following is the link to the letter issued by the DPP. Please note page 2 is out of order. It is between pages 4 and 5.