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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is happy to announce that phase two of the new thermal temperature screening equipment installation has been completed at Hawaii’s five airports that accept trans-Pacific flights. A total of 133 cameras statewide are operational and available to detect people with a body temperature of 100.4 degrees and ...
Read More Temperature screening equipment installed at all gates at Hawaii’s five busiest airports

LIHUE — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is constructing additional protective measures at the Wailua River Bridge (Makai Bridge) on Kuhio Highway (Route 56). The Wailua Beach Park lot makai (oceanside) of Kuamoo Road will be used as a staging area for the work and will be closed to the public starting Monday, Aug. ...
Read More Wailua Beach parking off Kuhio Highway to close temporarily for bridge repair project

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) informs Oahu motorists that all lanes will be closed on the H-1 Freeway in the eastbound direction between the Keeaumoku Street overpass and Punahou Street overpass from 11 p.m. on Thursday night, Aug. 27, 2020, through 4 a.m. on Friday morning, Aug. 28, 2020, for signage work. ...
Read More Full closure of the eastbound H-1 Freeway in Makiki on Thursday night, Aug. 27, for signage work

HONOLULU — In consideration of continued lower than normal traffic volumes and distance learning models being applied around the state, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will not suspend road work on Oahu as it has traditionally done for Beat the School Jam. Instead, HDOT is launching a new podcast about the systems moving and ...
Read More Beat the School Jam 2020: New podcast, road construction will continue

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) informs Oahu motorists that repaving work continues on Fort Weaver Road in both directions during the week of Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020. Due to unforeseen circumstances with the supply of asphalt, work previously scheduled on Aug. 2 through Aug. 7 has been extended to resume on Aug. ...
Read More Paving work on Fort Weaver Road scheduled for the week of Sunday, Aug. 16

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Oahu motorists that pavement preservation has been scheduled for the H-1 Freeway Waimalu Viaduct in both directions between the Pearl City Interchange and the Halawa Interchange. The pavement preservation work will consist of filling of potholes and application of a surface treatment to the deck to ...
Read More Pavement preservation on the H-1 Freeway Waimalu Viaduct begins Thursday, Aug. 13

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division advises Oahu residents that Runway 4R-22L will be closed for runway improvements at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020, from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m., planned for one night only. During closure hours, flights will be directed to use ...
Read More Runway 4R-22L will be closed overnight for construction at HNL on Aug. 12, 2020

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) announces the availability of connected vehicle technology within the Ala Moana Boulevard / Nimitz Highway corridor. The connected vehicle technology can provide alerts and other information about the corridor to motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians through a free application. HDOT requested proposals for a connected traffic control system ...
Read More HDOT launches connected vehicle pilot on Ala Moana Boulevard/Nimitz Highway

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division is pleased to announce the thermal temperature screening equipment is now in use to help detect passengers with a temperature of 100.4 degrees and above. HDOT and the NEC team, including NEC Corporation, NEC Corporation of America and their partner, Infrared Cameras Inc., have completed ...
Read More New thermal temperature screening equipment in use at Hawaii’s airports

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies Oahu motorists of closures scheduled on the H-201 Moanalua Freeway in the westbound direction between the Funston Road overpass and the Kaua Street onramp, for saw cutting and repair work. The repairs involve concrete pours that need several days to cure. The right lane will be ...
Read More Repair work for the westbound H-201 Moanalua Freeway in Puuloa starts on Aug. 7