Public Informational Meeting scheduled for the Kuhio Highway-Mailihuna Road intersection improvements and Kapaa Stream Bridge Replacement project

Posted on Sep 4, 2015 in Highways News, Main, News

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 (State Route 56) on the east side of Kauai, and the Kuhio Highway-Mailihuna Road Intersection Improvements is located approximately 550 feet south of Kapaa Stream Bridge. The purpose of this project is to improve traffic operations and enhance safety of the Kapaa Stream Bridge and the Kuhio Highway-Mailihuna Road intersection. We are currently in the environmental compliance and preliminary engineering phase. The meeting is scheduled at the following location and time.

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Kapaa High School Library

4695 Mailihuna Road, Kapaa, HI 96746

Information will be shared and input collected on the proposed project design and traffic management during construction. FHWA and HDOT representatives will be available to answer questions on the project.

Those unable to attend can contact the project manager, Mr. Mike Will, for a copy of the meeting materials so that you may share your input. Mr. Will may be reached by email at [email protected] or by phone at 720-963-3647.

Any person requiring special accessibility or communication accommodations may contact Kathleen Chu at [email protected] or (808) 440-0283 before September 10, 2015. TTY users may contact HDOT using TRS at 587-2210.

For additional information, visit

Flyer for Kuhio Highway-Mailihuna Road and Kapaa Stream Bridge meeting