Highways Posts

HONOLULU — As part of the annual “Beat the School Jam” campaign, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) announced today plans to postpone construction-related lane closures during daylight hours on major Oahu highways on Monday, August 25, through Friday, August 29, to alleviate traffic congestion during the week when approximately 51,900 university, college, and private ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division reminds motorists of the ongoing Kamehameha Highway Resurfacing Project, a major New Day Work Project that, once complete, will provide a safe and smooth driving route for Central Oahu motorists. This project will repair 13.7 lane miles of roadway on Kamehameha Highway from the vicinity ...
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HILO – The Hawaii Department of Transportation advises Hawaii Island motorists that the Umauma Stream Bridge on state Route 19, which was closed Aug. 7 at noon due to the approach of Hurricane Iselle, is now open. If state airports and major highways are impacted by the storms, information regarding closures and re-openings will be ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises motorists that all state highways roadwork is suspended from tonight, Aug. 7, through Sunday, Aug. 10 on Hawaii Island, Maui and Oahu due to Hurricane Iselle and Julio. Road work resuming Monday, Aug. 11 is weather dependent. The HDOT also advises motorists that the ZipperLane will ...
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HILO – The Hawaii Department of Transportation advises Hawaii Island motorists of a detour around the Umauma Stream Bridge on state Route 19 (Mamalahoa Highway) due to the approach of Hurricane Iselle.  At noon today, Thursday, August 7, the bridge will be closed.  Barricades will be set up for the detour at Kauniho Road on ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is preparing its personnel, equipment and assets for possible impact and clean-up response activities in anticipation of the arrival of Iselle and Julio. Currently all state airports and highways remain open. If state airports and highways are impacted by the storms, information regarding closures and re-openings will ...
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KAHULUI  – The Hawaii Department of Transportation’s public informational meeting, previously scheduled this Thursday, August 7, in Kahului, to discuss the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) has been cancelled in anticipation of severe weather conditions generated by the approaching Hurricane Iselle. Interested parties are encouraged to attend other public meetings scheduled on Maui on Tuesday ...
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HONOLULU — On July 29, 2014, the State of Hawaii successfully sold nearly $164 million in Highway Revenue Bonds while securing the lowest interest rate for refinancing in the history of the state’s Highway Revenue Bond Program. Approximately $120 million of the sale proceeds will be used to fund various highway projects, and more than ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. Neil Abercrombie and the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) celebrated the substantial completion of the H-1 Freeway Rehabilitation Project at a dedication ceremony this morning at Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, overlooking the freeway. The project reconstructed and resurfaced one of the most heavily traveled corridors in the state and added an extra ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu motorists of ongoing road work on the H-1 Freeway Airport Viaduct, and closures on Nimitz Highway, for deck repairs. Closures on Nimitz Highway are a safety precaution due to hydro-demolition work occurring above. This project will replace approximately 94,000 square feet of concrete deck on ...
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