Status of state transportation facilities on Hawaii Island after Oct. 10 earthquake

Posted on Oct 10, 2021 in Airports News, Harbors News, Highways News, Main, News

HILO – The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) reports the following on its Hawaiʻi Island facilities following the 6.1 magnitude earthquake off the Kau Coast.



All Hawaiʻi Island airports (KOA, MUE, UPP, and ITO) are open. Staff are conducting inspections of runways and taxiways per established procedures.



No damage to commercial harbors in Hilo and Kawaihae.



HDOT Highways will be inspecting Hakalau and Kolekole Bridges. No reported damage at this time.