Highways News

HONOLULU – Governor Neil Abercrombie and the state Department of Transportation (DOT) kicked off Hawaii’s 4th annual Pedestrian Safety Month today with a proclamation signing at the state capitol. DOT’s Walk Wise Hawaii program is bringing together public partners such as the City & County of Honolulu’s Department of Transportation Services and all four county ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists that Kalanianaole Highway will be closed in both directions from Lunalilo Home Road to Kealahou Street on Monday night, August 12, through Friday morning, August 16, from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for guardrail repairs.  Motorists are advised to use Lunalilo Home Road, Hawaii ...
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 The State Department of Transportation (HDOT), Highways Division, will be holding a public informational meeting for the proposed Puainako Street Widening, Komohana Street to Kilauea Avenue project, to update the community and provide an overview of the progress. A formal presentation is scheduled at 6 p.m., however, the public is encouraged to arrive as early ...
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HONOLULU — The State Department of Transportation will be postponing the public informational meeting for the Mililani Mauka traffic study previously scheduled for Tuesday, July 30 at 6:30 p.m., at the Mililani Mauka Elementary School due to the anticipated effects of tropical storm Flossie. An alternate meeting date will be announced.

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of lane closures on Kamehameha Highway in the southbound direction between Whitmore Avenue and Kilani Avenue on Tuesday, July 23, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., for road resurfacing on the approaches to the Karsten Thot bridge. During this time, the northbound lane will be ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of a single lane closure on Farrington Highway in the westbound (Honolulu-bound) direction between Jade Street and Makaha Valley Road on Tuesday, July 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., for waterline maintenance.  Traffic will be contraflowed through the remaining open lanes. Motorists are advised ...
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HONOLULU – The state Department of Transportation (HDOT), Highways Division, will be holding a public informational meeting to discuss the findings of a traffic study analyzing existing traffic conditions in the Mililani Mauka area, specifically at the H-2 Freeway Mililani Interchange.    As part of the assessment process, a public informational meeting is scheduled at the ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of three left lane closures on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Aiea Heights Drive Overpass and the Waikele/Waipahu Off-Ramp (Exit 7) on Tuesday night, July 9, through Thursday, July 11, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., for viaduct deck repairs.  For ...
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HONOLULU – The popular Freeway Service Patrol (FSP) program, launched back in 2009 by the state Department of Transportation (DOT), will be expanding its coverage on the H-1 Freeway eastward to Ainakoa Avenue in Waialae beginning Monday, July 1, 2013.  This expansion will provide an additional three miles of coverage area from the current end ...
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The simple act of wearing a seat belt and using a child restraint can protect you and your family from serious injury or even death.  According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, lap and shoulder belts reduce the risk of fatal injury by 44 percent among back-seat outboard (seat positions next to the door) ...
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