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HONOLULU — Sixteen new fire-fighters will be assigned to Aircraft Rescue & Fire-Fighting stations at Honolulu International, Kalaeloa, Lihue, Hilo International and Kona International Airports after graduating today from the Federal Fire Department Joint Fire-Fighter Recruit Academy.    The graduating class of 39 recruits in the joint Federal-State-Pacific Missile Range Facility training program completed 22 ...
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HONOLULU – The state of Hawaii, Department of Transportation (DOT) is seeking applications to plan, develop, implement and evaluate eligible Safe Routes to School (SRTS) infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects.  A call for applications is available at the following link and must be submitted by June 21, 2013. http://spo3.hawaii.gov/notices/notices/plomino_documents/none-100   SRTS is an international effort to ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. Neil Abercrombie today proclaimed the month of April “Distracted Driving Awareness Month” in Hawaii, thereby announcing a month-long distracted driving awareness campaign throughout the state. This is the first time that the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is participating in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month effort.  ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of lane closures on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Pearl City/Waimalu Off-Ramp (Exit 10) and the Waipahu Off-Ramp (Exit 8B) on Sunday, March 17, at 9 a.m., through Monday morning, March 18, at 5 a.m., for viaduct deck repairs. Two left ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation (DOT) advises air travelers and motorists of upcoming parking modifications at the Honolulu International Airport. Beginning on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, the Economy Lot (Lot J, see map below) will be closed to prepare for construction projects in the Elliott Street area.  Alternate parking will be available in ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of multiple lane closures on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Pearl City/Waimalu Off-Ramp (Exit 10) and the Waipahu Off-Ramp (Exit 8B) on Sunday, March 3, through Monday morning, March 4, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 a.m., for viaduct deck repairs. Two ...
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HILO – As part of Gov. Neil Abercrombie’s New Day Work Projects, a groundbreaking ceremony today marked the start of a $14 million state Department of Transportation (DOT) project to construct a modern cargo building and light industrial facility at Hilo International Airport. Once completed, the 63,000-square foot building will serve the cargo needs of ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of temporary modifications to traffic patterns over the Karsten Thot Bridge in Wahiawa on the following Thursdays: February 14 and February 21, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., daily. One lane will be closed and traffic will be controlled by flaggers.  Through traffic will be ...
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HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists that two left lanes will be closed on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Pearl City/Waimalu Off-Ramp (Exit 10) and the Waipahu Off-Ramp (Exit 8B) on Sunday, February 10, through Monday morning, February 11, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., for viaduct ...
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The state Department of Transportation is advising motorists and pedestrians of lane and sidewalk closures on Liliha Street between North King Street and Vineyard Boulevard beginning Monday, February 4, 2013, from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The project involves the installation of a traffic signal at Liliha and Kukui Streets and additional ...
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