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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 ...
Read More Freeway Service Patrol To Expand H-1 Coverage East To Ainakoa Avenue

KAHULUI – The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation, Harbors Division (DOT-Harbors), invites the general public and all interested parties to a public informational meeting to discuss proposed improvements to Hāna Pier. DOT-Harbors is preparing an Environmental Assessment (EA) to address potential environmental impacts of the proposed improvements and to solicit public input on topics such as ...
Read More Public Informational Meeting Scheduled For Hana Pier Improvements Environmental Assessment

KONA – The state Department of Transportation celebrated the dedication of a new Air Traffic Control Tower and a groundbreaking for a new Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting (ARFF) facility at the Kona International Airport earlier today. The new Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Air Traffic Control Tower will provide improved visibility over all movement areas and ...
Read More Kona International Airport Dedicates New Air Traffic Control Tower, Breaks Ground For Aircraft Rescue & Fire-Fighting Station

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) ...
Read More State DOT and County Police Departments Remind all Motor Vehicle Occupants to ‘Click It or Ticket’

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists that the H-3 Freeway will be closed in the westbound (Honolulu-bound) direction between the Kamehameha Highway off-ramp (Exit 11), at the Halekou Interchange, and the Halawa Interchange from 7 p.m. on Saturday night, May 11, to 7 a.m. on Sunday morning, May 12, for tunnel ...
Read More H-3 Freeway Honolulu-Bound Lanes Closed For Tunnel Cleaning On Saturday Night

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists that the westbound H-1 Freeway on-ramps from Aolele Street, near the Honolulu International Airport, will be closed on Saturday, May 11, from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., for street lighting maintenance. Westbound motorists are advised to use Nimitz Highway to the next available H-1 Freeway ...
Read More H-1 Freeway Westbound On-Ramps From Aolele Street Near Honolulu International Airport Closed Saturday

HONOLULU – The state Department of Transportation (HDOT), Highways Division, is conducting a traffic study to analyze existing traffic conditions in the Mililani Mauka area specifically at the H-2 Freeway Mililani Interchange.  A component of the study is to evaluate potential alternatives to improve traffic in the area.   As part of the assessment process ...
Read More Public Informational Meeting Scheduled For H-2 Freeway Mililani Interchange Traffic Study

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Honolulu residents of an expected increase in aircraft traffic over the area due to airfield maintenance work scheduled at the Honolulu International Airport. Runway 8R/26L (a.k.a. the Reef Runway) will be closed for airfield maintenance work at 5 p.m. on Tuesday evening, May 7, through 3 a.m. ...
Read More Honolulu International Airport to Close Reef Runway for Overnight Maintenance

LIHUE – The state Department of Transportation (DOT), Airports Division, Kauai District, will be conducting a triennial emergency response exercise at Lihue Airport on Thursday, May 9, between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. The realistic exercise is a Federal Aviation Administration certification requirement to test airfield disaster preparedness and response and will ...
Read More Lihue Airport To Conduct Triennial Emergency Response Exercise