LANDSCAPING WITHIN HIGHWAY RIGHT-OF-WAY

1. WHERE TO APPLY:

For Work on the Island of Oahu:
Oahu District
727 Kakoi Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Phone: (808) 831-6700, ext 107
(See: District Offices)

2. APPLICABILITY:

Proposals by others to perform landscaping or landscape maintenance work within the State highway right-of-way.

3. PERMIT REQUIREMENTS:

Submit written request to the appropriate District Engineer and, when new planting or landscaping is involved, two sets of detailed layout plans, drawn to scale, accurately describing the nature and extent of the proposed work.

A Lane Closure Form will need to be filled out (two weeks in advance of closure) if proposed work involves lane or shoulder closures.

4. REVIEW PROCEDURE:

Requests are reviewed and processed by the District Office (review time varies). Some submittals may require further review: if the suitability of trees or plants are questionable, if there is a possibility of conflict with future highway improvements, if integration with future landscaping plans is necessary, if other work is also involved, or if questionable features exist.