PUC NEWS RELEASE: PUC solicits written comments on Sea Link’s request to voluntarily surrender its Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity

Posted on Sep 8, 2016 in Latest News

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (“Commission”) invites all interested persons to submit written comments to the Commission on Sea Link of Hawaii, Inc.’s (“Sea Link”) request to voluntarily surrender its Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (“CPCN”) to operate as a water carrier of passengers and property between the islands of Oahu, Molokai, and Maui.  Sea Link currently provides ferry service between Lahaina, Maui, and Kaunakakai, Molokai and desires to cease operations.

Written comments may be mailed to the Commission at 465 South King Street, Room 103, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96813, or sent by electronic mail to puc.comments@hawaii.gov. All written comments should reference Docket No. 2016-0214, and include the commenter’s name and the entity or organization the commenter represents. The Commission will review and consider any written comments that are received by the close of business, September 27, 2016.

A copy of Sea Link’s August 24, 2016 request to voluntarily surrender its CPCN is filed in Docket No. 2016-0214, and is available to view online on the Commission’s Document Management System at: http://dms.puc.hawaii.gov/dms/.

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