HDOT News Release: Full closure of Kamehameha Highway between Ka Uka Boulevard and Lanikuhana Avenue needed for emergency work on Kipapa Stream (Roosevelt) Bridge, Sunday, August 19

Posted on Aug 20, 2018 in Latest News

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will be closing both directions of Kamehameha Highway from Ka Uka Boulevard to Lanikuhana Avenue from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018.

The emergency closure is needed immediately for repair of one of the main bridge supports. During the ongoing bridge rehabilitation work on Kipapa Stream Bridge, a situation effecting the structural integrity of the bridge was found.

Necessary concrete repair work must be done without vehicular traffic running over the bridge. All motorists should take the H-2 Freeway as an alternate route into Mililani. TheBus and emergency responders have been informed of this emergency closure.

###


Shelly Kunishige
Hawaii Department of Transportation
(808) 587-2160
Shelly.y.kunishige@hawaii.gov