Highways Posts

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is pleased to announce the H-1 Freeway Pearl City Viaduct improvements project is nearing completion as all deck widening has been completed. Remaining construction activities includes opening of the last 1,000 feet of new lane on the eastern end of the Pearl City Interchange, restriping lines to ...
Read More HDOT update on the Pearl City Viaduct Widening Improvements project

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the Pali Highway will be closed in the Kailua-bound direction between Waokanaka Street and Kamehameha Highway from 7 p.m. on Saturday night, Oct. 17, to 7 a.m. on Sunday morning, Oct. 18, for routine tunnel cleaning and maintenance. Electronic message boards will be ...
Read More Pali Highway Kailua-bound lanes closed Saturday night for tunnel cleaning

HILO – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Big Island motorists of a 24-hour lane closure on Hawaii Belt Road (Route 19) in the Hilo-bound direction between Old Mamalahoa Highway and Jardine Road for slope stabilization. The emergency lane closure is due to a rockslide that shut the lane down on Tuesday morning, Oct. ...
Read More 24-hour lane closure in Kaawalii Gulch for slope stabilization through Sunday, Oct. 11

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has completed its structural assessments and emergency repair designs for the Wilson Tunnel in the Honolulu-bound direction of the Likelike Highway. Damage to eight stainless steel rods which support the tunnel ceiling was discovered during a routine inspection on Sept. 25, 2015. To protect the health and ...
Read More HDOT expediting repairs to Honolulu-bound Wilson Tunnel

HONOLULU – Upon routine inspection, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) found deficiencies in the steel rods that help support the ceiling of the Honolulu-bound Wilson Tunnel on the Likelike Highway. HDOT has since closed the left lane and is working diligently to make the necessary repairs. Motorists are advised to drive cautiously through the ...
Read More Wilson Tunnel improvements Frequently Asked Questions as of 10-2-15

LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Kauai motorists of 24/7 lane and intersection closures in the vicinity of Lihue starting on Monday, Sept. 28. These closures will occur for road paving as part of the Nawiliwili Road Improvements project. See below for lane closure details. Single lane closure on Nawiliwili Road in ...
Read More Lane closures in Lihue next week starting Monday, Sept. 28

HONOLULU – Committed to keeping Hawaii’s keiki safe when on our roadways, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), four county police departments, and child passenger safety advocates will participate in National Child Passenger Safety Week. During Child Passenger Safety Week (Sept. 13-19) and throughout the year, Hawaii’s child passenger safety technicians are dedicated to helping ...
Read More National child passenger safety week begins: Free statewide child safety seat checks

HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists that the Pali Highway will be closed in the Honolulu-bound direction between Kamehameha Highway and Waokanaka Street from 7 p.m. on Saturday night, Sept. 12, to 7 a.m. on Sunday morning, Sept. 13, for routine tunnel cleaning and maintenance. Electronic message boards will be ...
Read More Pali Highway Honolulu-bound closure Saturday night for tunnel cleaning

KONA – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises motorists that as of Friday, Sept. 4, the truck escape ramp and drainage improvements of the Daniel K. Inouye Truck Escape Ramp project have been completed. The 1,600-foot-long escape ramp is fully functional and open to the public. It is located on Daniel K. Inouye Highway ...
Read More Truck escape ramp opens on Daniel K. Inouye Highway in Kona

LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration, Central Federal Lands Highway Division (FHWA-CFLHD) will be holding a public meeting to share information on the Kuhio Highway-Mailihuna Road Intersection Improvements and Kapaa Stream Bridge Replacement project. The Kapaa Stream Bridge is located at milepost 9.85 on Kuhio Highway ...
Read More Public Informational Meeting scheduled for the Kuhio Highway-Mailihuna Road Intersection Improvements and Kapaa Stream Bridge Replacement project