Highways News

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), Highways Division, notifies Oahu motorists of offramp and onramp closures on the westbound H-1 Freeway in Pearl City and Waipahu, for striping work. Closures are scheduled during nighttime hours through the month of September, with tentative work dates allowed in the case of bad weather conditions. Roadwork ...
Read More Overnight ramp closures scheduled on the westbound H-1 Freeway in Pearl City and Waipahu during the month of September

HONOLULU —  “It’s only 10 miles over.” “I only had two drinks.” “I’m not hurting anyone.” There’s no excuse for speeding or driving while impaired. That’s the message the Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT), the four county police departments, MADD Hawaii, and families who have lost their loved ones to fatal crashes want to convey ...
Read More Hawaii traffic safety partners launch “No Excuses” campaign Labor Day weekend

LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) informs Kauai motorists that starting Saturday, Sept. 4 at 5:30 p.m., public access will expand for Kuhio Highway (Route 560) at mile marker 1 (“Hanalei Hill”). The updated schedule will be:   Monday through Saturday Two lanes open (one in each direction) from 12 a.m. to 6:59 ...
Read More Increased access to Kuhio Highway at Hanalei Hill starts Sept. 4

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Oahu motorists that two lanes will be closed on the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction between the Kunia Interchange and Makakilo Drive overpass beginning on Sunday night, Aug. 29, 2021, through Friday morning, Sept. 3, 2021, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., nightly, for grinding ...
Read More Nightly closures scheduled on the westbound H-1 Freeway from Kunia to Makakilo, for grinding work

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) invites Oahu residents to share their input through a brief survey for the future development of the Farrington Highway/Kaukonahua Road intersection (Thompson Corner). The recent Waialua Beach Road bridge emergency closure called for urgent action and re-emphasized the need for a long-term solution at the intersection. Although ...
Read More Public survey on permanent improvements at Thompson Corner open thru Sept. 30

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Oahu motorists that rehabilitation work will begin on Kamehameha Highway (from Weed Circle to the H-2 Freeway), Wilikina Drive (from Kamananui Road to Kamehameha Highway), and Kamananui Road (from Kamehameha Highway to Wilikina Drive), on Monday, Aug. 30, 2021. Roadwork has been scheduled after the lane ...
Read More Kamehameha Highway/Wilikina Drive/Kamananui Road Rehabilitation project begins Aug. 30

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Oahu motorists that the Moanalua Road onramp to the eastbound H-1 Freeway will be closed on Sunday nights through Friday mornings, from 7:30 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for pavement marking work. Roadwork will occur during the following weeks. Sunday night, Aug. 29, 2021 – Friday ...
Read More Nightly closure of the Moanalua Road onramp to the eastbound H-1 Freeway beginning Aug. 29

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Oahu motorists that all northbound lanes will be closed on Kualakai Parkway between Kapolei Parkway and Farrington Highway on Monday, Aug. 16, 2021, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for filming of Magnum P.I. Traffic will be maintained in both directions by a contraflow in the ...
Read More Northbound lanes closed on Kualakai Parkway on Aug. 16, for filming

KAHULUI – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Maui motorists that the new traffic signals at the intersection of Piilani Highway (Route 31) and Kulanihakoi Street will be fully operational on Thursday, August 19, 2021. The new signals will be in flashing mode from Monday, August 16 through Wednesday, August 18 to alert motorists of their ...
Read More New traffic signals at Piilani Highway and Kulanihakoi Street to be fully operational Thursday, August 19

LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Kauai motorists that work on Kaumualii Highway in Eleele at the Mahea Road/Laulea Street intersection will take place from August 9 – October 9, 2021. The scope of work includes the installation of traffic signals, sidewalks and a bus stop. Construction will take place from 7:00 ...
Read More Intersection work on Kaumualii Highway in Eleele begins Monday, August 9