HDOT NEWS RELEASE: Public information meeting scheduled for Queen Kaahumanu highway widening project, phase 2

Posted on Aug 3, 2015 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

KONA – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will be holding a public informational meeting for the Queen Kaahumanu Highway Widening Project, Phase 2, to update the community of planned construction and anticipated traffic impacts.  The meeting is scheduled at the following location and time.

Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015
6 to 8 p.m.
Kealakehe High School Cafeteria
74-5000 Puohulihuli Street
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

This second phase of the Queen Kaahumanu Highway Widening project will widen the existing highway from two to four lanes over 5.2 miles from Kealakehe Parkway to the Kona International Airport.  The construction Notice-To-Proceed date is set for Sept. 1, 2015.  Representatives from HDOT, Goodfellow Bros., Inc., and SSFM International will be presenting details of the project.

Any person with special accessibility or communication needs can call the project hotline at 1-888-440-7988 a minimum of three (3) days prior to the meeting date to ensure proper accommodations.  For information about the project, please visit the project website at www.BuildQueenK.com.

This is a coordinated design-build project by Goodfellow Bros, Inc. and SSFM International.