Highways News

HONOLULU — As part of the annual “Beat the School Jam” campaign, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) announced today plans to postpone construction-related lane closures during daylight hours on major Oahu highways on Monday, August 25, through Friday, August 29, to alleviate traffic congestion during the week when approximately 51,900 university, college, and private ...
Read More State & City Help Drivers “Beat the School Jam”

HILO – The state Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Hilo residents of an expected increase in nighttime aircraft traffic over the area due to the closure of Runway 8-26, as crews repave areas prone to ponding on Taxiway E at Hilo Airport. The closure will redirect cargo night flights to Runway 3-21. This requires flying ...
Read More Runway 8-26 Closure to Begin August 12 at Hilo Airport

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division reminds motorists of the ongoing Kamehameha Highway Resurfacing Project, a major New Day Work Project that, once complete, will provide a safe and smooth driving route for Central Oahu motorists. This project will repair 13.7 lane miles of roadway on Kamehameha Highway from the vicinity ...
Read More Reminder to Motorists: Kamehameha Highway Resurfacing Project Continues in Mililani

HILO – The Hawaii Department of Transportation advises Hawaii Island motorists that the Umauma Stream Bridge on state Route 19, which was closed Aug. 7 at noon due to the approach of Hurricane Iselle, is now open. If state airports and major highways are impacted by the storms, information regarding closures and re-openings will be ...
Read More Umauma Stream Bridge Now Open

LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises motorists that Contraflow operations on Kuhio Highway on Kauai will be canceled Saturday, Aug. 9 due to Hurricane Iselle and Julio. Contraflow operations are still on schedule for Friday, Aug. 8, however they are weather dependent and will cease early if traffic volumes are low or ...
Read More Weekend Contraflow Operations on Kauai Canceled Due to Storms