Highways Posts

An additional lane opened Tuesday on Keaau-Pahoa Road on Hawaii Island and on Farrington Highway on Oahu. HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) announces the opening yesterday of the Turning Lane on Farrington Highway at Haleakala Avenue and Nanakuli Avenue and the substantial completion of the Keaau-Pahoa Road, 4-Lane Re-Striping Project, Keaau Town ...
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KAHULUI – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will continue to communicate with the public regarding plans to open the latest phase of the Lahaina Bypass between the project’s southern terminus in Olowalu and Hokiokio Place in March 2018.  “The Lahaina Bypass has a long history and a demonstrated need,” said State Administrative Director Ford ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists of lane closures on the westbound H-1 Freeway beginning Tuesday night, Jan. 16, 2018 through Friday morning, Jan. 19, 2018 for paving and overhead sign work. The westbound Ulune Street onramp to the H-1 Freeway and a right lane on the H-1 Freeway from ...
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Star in a gold circle marking to appear on Hawaii State Driver’s Licenses or State Identification Cards issued on or after Jan. 16, 2018 HONOLULU – Effective January 16, 2018, REAL ID compliant Hawaii driver’s licenses or State identification cards will be issued with a “star in a gold circle” marking. On September 9, 2013, ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is saddened to report that 106 people died on Hawaii roads in 2017. Preliminary traffic fatality data shows a total of 106 traffic-related deaths as a result of 95 crashes in 2017 compared to 120 traffic-related deaths as a result of 106 crashes in 2016. “Although we ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists of closures on Farrington Highway between Wakea Street and Kalaeloa Boulevard for the Kapolei Interchange Complex, Phase 2 project. All lanes will be closed in both directions on Sunday night, Jan. 7, 2018 through Monday morning, Jan. 8, 2018 from 9 p.m. to 5 ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division, alerts Oahu motorists that Kamehameha Highway will be closed in both directions between Ka Uka Boulevard and Lanikuhana Avenue from Friday night, Jan. 12, 2018 at 9 p.m. continuously through Monday morning, Jan. 15, 2018 at 5 a.m. for bridge deck work. Single lane closures ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists of nightly closures on the westbound H-1 Freeway for overhead sign work at the Kaahumanu Street overpass. Three lanes will be closed between the Kaonohi Street overpass and the Pearl City/Waimalu offramp (Exit 10) on Tuesday night, Jan. 2, 2017 through Friday morning, Jan. ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the westbound H-1 Freeway/Pearl City offramp from the H-201 Moanalua Freeway will be closed on Sunday night, Dec. 17, 2017 through Thursday morning, Dec. 21, 2017 from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for paving work. This closure is for the H-201/H-1 Additional ...
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HONOLULU – Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Deputy Director for Highways, Ed Sniffen, provided an update today, Dec. 14, 2017, on high visibility current and upcoming highways projects statewide. Video of the update can be found on HDOT’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/HawaiiDepartmentOfTransportation/ Highlighted projects by county and a short summary of their current status follows: ...
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