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LĪHUʻE – The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation (HDOT) is providing notice of its intent to declare a traffic emergency zone on Kaumuali‘i Highway (Route 50) near mile post 24.4 in in the vicinity of Kῑkῑaola Boat Harbor for emergency culvert repair. This notice is pursuant to Hawai‘i Revised Statutes Section 264.1.5. HDOT is planning two ...
Read More Traffic emergency zone hearing for Kaumualii Highway in Kekaha

HONOLULU – The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) informs highway users of a full closure of Nimitz Highway in the eastbound direction, exiting Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, between O’Malley Boulevard and Valkenburgh Street. Roadwork will occur on Wednesday night, April 3, through Friday morning, April 5, from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for the ...
Read More Eastbound Nimitz Highway closed at Pearl Harbor for sign removal

HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation (HDOT)  announces the paving of Kamehameha Highway between Pali Highway and Likelike Highway, will be shifting to a daytime schedule as the work gets closer to residential areas in Kāneʻohe. Beginning Tuesday, April 9, crews will be repaving Kamehameha Highway heading toward Castle Junction. This will require closure ...
Read More Daytime lane closures for Kamehameha Highway paving in Kaneohe begin April 9

HANALEI, Hawaiʻi – The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies highway users that the Wainiha Bridge Repair project has been completed as of Friday morning, March 22, 2024. HDOT work to replace the bridge support and panels required closures of Kūhiō Highway (Route 560) between Ala Eke Road and ‘Ananalu Road on Monday through Thursday ...
Read More Wainiha bridge repairs completed

HONOLULU– The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) issues this update for continued work on the Mākaha Bridge Replacement Project No. 3 and 3A.  There will be an extension of the 24-hour, single-lane closure on Farrington Highway (Route 93) at Mākaha Bridge No. 3, (the bridge southeast of Kili Drive), through Tuesday, April 30. The extended ...
Read More Single lane closure for work on Mākaha Bridge No. 3, extended through April 30

HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation (HDOT) reminds travelers to give themselves extra time at airports statewide during the upcoming Easter weekend and the 61st annual Merrie Monarch Festival in Hilo, which starts Easter Sunday, March 31, and culminates on Saturday, April 6. The week-long cultural festival is expected to draw thousands of participants ...
Read More HDOT Advises Travelers to Plan Ahead for Busy Easter and Merrie Monarch Festival Travel

HONOLULU – The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) announces the reduction of the speed limit on Kalanianaʻole Highway (Route 72) between Kaiona Beach Park and the intersection of ‘Ālo‘ilo‘i Street in Waimānalo. The new speed limit signs have been installed and the new posted speed limit of 25 mph in both directions is effective immediately. ...
Read More Speed limit on Kalanianaole highway between Kaiona Beach Park and Aloiloi street reduced to 25 mph

HONOLULU – The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) is pleased to announce that the fourth annual Pacific Summer Transportation Education Program (PAC-STEP) is now accepting applications for 2024. Students in grades 9 – 12 are encouraged to apply for the in-person program that will run June 17 – 28 at the University of Hawaiʻi – ...
Read More University of Hawaiʻi PAC-STEP program now accepting student applications for Summer 2024

KAHULUI, Hawai‘i – The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises the public that construction will begin Wednesday, March 20 on  canopies above the electric vehicle chargers at the Kahului Park & Ride along Kuihelani Highway (Route 380). One charger will be closed at a time during the work which will take place from 7:30 a.m. ...
Read More Canopy construction for electric vehicle chargers at Kahului Park & Ride

HONOLULU – The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation (HDOT) informs the public that the U.S. Coast Guard will conduct an Aircraft Mishap Drill at Kalaeloa Airport on Tuesday, March 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The annual training exercise, which will involve U.S. Coast Guard personnel, air traffic control, and Kalaeloa Airport’s Aircraft Rescue Firefighters, ...
Read More U.S. Coast Guard to Conduct Training Exercise at Kalaeloa Airport