Highways News

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will be holding a public meeting to discuss the Kamehameha Highway, South Kahana Stream Bridge Replacement project.  Work will involve the replacement of the South Kahana Stream Bridge and the installation of a temporary two-way bypass road that will be utilized for the duration of construction.  The ...
Read More Public Informational Meeting Scheduled For Kamehameha Highway, South Kahana Stream Bridge Replacement Project

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Hilo and Keaukaha residents of an expected increase in aircraft traffic over the area due to airfield maintenance work at the Hilo International Airport. Runway 8-26 will be closed for airfield maintenance and lighting work on Wednesday night, May 20, through Friday morning, May 22, from 9:30 ...
Read More Hilo International Airport To Close Runway 8-26 For Airfield Maintenance

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that lane closure patterns on the H-1 Freeway westbound will be modified this weekend to help alleviate traffic congestion during roadwork on the Pearl City Viaduct. Three westbound right lanes will be closed between the Kaahumanu Street Overpass and the Waipahu Off-Ramp (Exit 8B) ...
Read More H-1 Freeway Westbound Lane Closure Modifications Begin Saturday Night To Alleviate Weekend Traffic

HONOLULU- The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that modifications to the Kunia Road and Anonui Street intersection are complete. Improvements include dedicated left turn lanes, a widened roadway, new traffic signals and lane modifications to improve traffic flow through the intersection. Activation of the modified traffic signals and opening of the intersection ...
Read More Modifications Completed At Kunia Road – Anonui Street Intersection

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the H-1 Freeway ZipperLane was completely closed at 2 p.m. between the Nimitz Highway westbound on-ramp, near Sand Island Access Road, and the H-1 Airport Off-Ramp (Exit 18).  All freeway lanes are open for normal afternoon traffic and westbound traffic flow has not ...
Read More [UPDATED @ 2:15 PM] H-1 ZipperLane Fully Closed Before Afternoon Rush-Hour, Westbound Traffic Unaffected

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the H-1 Freeway ZipperLane is still deployed between the Nimitz Highway westbound on-ramp, near Sand Island Access Road, and the H-1 Airport Off-Ramp (Exit 18). The ZipMobile suffered a small electrical fire in the vehicle’s engine that has temporarily disabled its drive functions.  ...
Read More Late ZipperLane Closure Today, Barrier Expected To Be Fully Closed Before Afternoon Rush-Hour

HONOLULU – Approximately two people are killed every week in a traffic crash in Hawaii....
Read More Traffic Safety Advocates Remember Victims Of Fatal Crashes It’s a shocking statistic that motivated over 100 government and community stakeholders from traffic safety, law enforcement, judiciary, highway design and data management to work together to develop and implement the Hawaii Strategic Highway Safety Plan (SHSP).  It is a ...
Read More Traffic Safety Advocates Remember Victims Of Fatal Crashes

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) and the four county police departments are partnering to launch the annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign by buckling down on those who are not buckled up. The goal of the mobilization is to save lives and reduce injuries by reminding everyone to buckle up. The annual ...
Read More Hawaii Kicks Off “Click It Or Ticket” Enforcement And Education Campaign

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that H-1 Freeway lane modifications will be implemented in the westbound direction between the Pearl City/Waimalu Off-Ramp (Exit 10) and the H-1/H-2 Split beginning Sunday morning, May 3. A new right lane will be opened near the Waipahu Off-Ramp (Exit 8B). HDOT will open ...
Read More H-1 Freeway Westbound Lane Modifications Begin Sunday Morning On Pearl City Viaduct

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that emergency roadwork on Kamehameha Highway in Kaaawa will begin on Wednesday, April 29, to repair a section of the highway.  Lane closures will cover approximately one half-mile between Keo Place and Trout Farm Road, fronting the Crouching Lion Inn. Lane closures for preparation ...
Read More Kamehameha Highway Shoreline Emergency Repairs In Kaaawa To Begin Tomorrow