Highways Posts

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises motorists the H-3 Freeway will be closed in the Kaneohe-bound direction Wednesday, Aug. 19. Special duty police officers will block all on-ramps to the H-3 from 4:00 am – 3:00 pm. Halawa-bound traffic will remain open. People seeking access to Windward Oahu can use the Likelike ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises motorists of a three lane closure tonight, Aug. 10 on the H-1 Freeway westbound in the Pearl City/Waimalu area. The work is necessary to reset a girder on the widened section of the Pearl City Viaduct. Beginning at 9:00 pm tonight two right lanes will be ...
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HONOLULU – Today Judge Karen Nakasone granted an extension allowing the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) time to study a safe and feasible alternative to removal of the Laniakea barriers. The courts originally ordered the removal of the barriers located along Kamehameha Highway by Aug. 7, 2015. The extension to Aug. 24, 2015 allows HDOT ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has canceled work on the Pearl City Viaduct widening project that was scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 5. The decision was made as a precaution due to potential impacts from Tropical Storm Guillermo. Further announcements impacting construction this week will be made on a day-to-day basis should conditions ...
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KONA – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will be holding a public informational meeting for the Queen Kaahumanu Highway Widening Project, Phase 2, to update the community of planned construction and anticipated traffic impacts. The meeting is scheduled at the following location and time.  Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015 6 to 8 p.m. Kealakehe High ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division advises the public that work on the Kamehameha Highway Repair and Repaint Karsten Thot Bridge project will start Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. This project will prolong the life expectancy of Karsten Thot Bridge while improving vehicular, bicyclist, and pedestrian safety. The steel truss bridge was ...
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HONOLULU – Governor David Y. Ige and the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) kicked off the state’s 6th annual Pedestrian Safety Month today with a proclamation signing at the State Capitol. Hawaii is the only state in the nation with a statewide pedestrian safety month. The objective of the campaign is to create heightened awareness ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will be holding a public informational meeting for a Noise Variance permit to perform nighttime construction work on the Kalanianaole Highway Improvements, Phase I, Project between the Olomana Golf Course and the vicinity of Poalima Street.  The meeting is scheduled at the following location and time. Tuesday, ...
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HONOLULU – Walk Wise Hawaii, the Hawaii Department of Transportation’s (HDOT) pedestrian safety campaign, is partnering once again with McDonald’s Restaurants of Hawaii to educate over 9,000 children at 74 Kamaaina Kids locations across the state on good pedestrian habits. Over the past six months, representatives of the Walk Wise Hawaii program, McDonald’s owner/operators and ...
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KAHULUI – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will be holding a third round of public informational meetings to present the Pre-Final Hana Highway Bridge Preservation Plan and collect public input prior to the drafting of the final version.  Public meetings are scheduled at the following locations and times: Date Place Time Meeting No. 1:  ...
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