DOT News Release: RAISED CROSSWALKS TO BE INSTALLED NEAR HAAULA ELEMENTARY, LAIE ELEMENTARY, KAHUKU HIGH & INTERMEDIATE, AND RAINBOW SCHOOLPosted on Jun 24, 2022 in Latest Department News, Newsroom
HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises the traveling public of planned installations of raised crosswalks on Kamehameha Highway (Route 83) near the following schools: Hauula Elementary, Laie Elementary, Kahuku High & Intermediate, and Rainbow School.
Work scheduled for the week beginning June 27 will involve single lane closures between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. at:
Monday, June 27 – Hauula Elementary
Tuesday, June 28 – Laie Elementary
Wednesday, June 29 – Kahuku High & Intermediate and Rainbow School
Raised crosswalks promote pedestrian safety by improving the visibility of pedestrians in the crosswalks and providing drivers a physical reminder to reduce vehicle speed at the crosswalk. As a reminder, the speed limit in school zones on Kamehameha Highway is 25 mph.