Hawaii Scenic Byways Program

Hawaii Scenic Byways Program

State of Hawaii
Department of Transportation
Highways Division

2012 Call for Nominations

The Hawaii Department of Transportation is pleased to announce the availability of nomination applications and related informational documents for potential Hawaii Scenic Byways statewide. The process for selection as a State Designated Scenic Byway begins with this initial nomination application.

DEADLINE: In order to qualify for review, the completed nomination applications must be mailed to the Hawaii Scenic Byways Coordinator at the address below and postmarked by Friday, April 20, 2012. Please provide one signed original, one reproducible copy of all documents and media (i.e. DVD), and one electronic CD copy of all documents, including any brochures, maps, etc. in PDF format.

State of Hawaii Department of Transportation
Highways Division, Planning Branch
Attn: Hawaii Scenic Byways Coordinator
869 Punchbowl St., Room 301
Honolulu, HI 96813

OPPORTUNITY TO ASK QUESTIONS: For clarification about the program and a review of the nomination application process, there will be an informational teleconference scheduled for Friday, March 16, 2012 at Noon. Please pre‐register for the teleconference by contacting the Hawaii Scenic Byways Coordinator. You will receive a toll‐free number and participant code by email or phone. Interested applicants are requested to send their questions and requests for clarification to the Hawaii Scenic Byways Coordinator in writing via mail, hand delivery/courier, email or facsimile by Tuesday, March 13, 2012. All additional questions submitted in writing will be accepted until 4:00 pm, Thursday, April 5, 2012 with questions and corresponding responses posted on this website.

When registering for the teleconference or submitting questions for response, please include your name, contact information (telephone and/or email address) and organization you are representing.

APPLICATION FORM: Downloadable application forms and information regarding the Hawaii Scenic Byways Program are available by clicking on the links below. Adobe Reader is required to view the files.

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  1. HSBP‐01, “Overview of the Hawaii Scenic Byways Program”
  2. HSBP‐02, “Introduction to the Hawaii Scenic Byways Program”
  3. HSBP‐03, “Three Steps to a Scenic Byway”
  4. HSBP‐04, “Field Guide to Intrinsic Qualities of a Scenic Byway”
  5. HSBP‐05, “Completing the Nomination Form for a Hawaii Scenic Byway” (Includes a 2012 Application form and checklist)
  6. HSBP‐16A and -16B, “Scenic Byways Acronyms & Glossary
  7. HSBP “Flow Chart”

Please note, the State program is a stand‐alone program and this nomination process is ONLY applicable to the Hawaii Scenic Byways Program.

CONTACT: Hawaii Scenic Byways Coordinator’s Contact Information:

David L. Zevenbergen
State of Hawaii Dept. of Transportation
Highways Division, Planning Branch
869 Punchbowl St., Room 301
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel: 808-587-6357
Fax 808-587-1787
Email: David.L.Zevenbergen@hawaii.gov

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Information regarding the National Scenic Byways Program is available at the following websites:

Main website for General Public and General Information: http://www.byways.org/

Resources to the byway community, including grant information: http://www.bywaysonline.org/

America’s Byways Resource Center: http://www.bywaysresourcecenter.org/