HDOT NEWS RELEASE: KAUAI LANE CLOSURES FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 26 – JAN. 1, 2021

Posted on Dec 24, 2020 in Latest News, Newsroom

PLEASE NOTE:

Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice.  All projects are weather permitting.

 

There will be no holiday lane closure exception due to continued low traffic volumes from COVID-19. Kuhio Highway contraflow will resume operations on Jan. 4.

 

— KAUMUALII HIGHWAY (ROUTE 50) —

1) HANAPEPE

Traffic on Kaumualii Highway (Route 50) between mile markers 16.5 and 16.8, Iona Road and Moi Road, is shifted to the temporary Hanapepe Bridge until further notice. An alternating single lane closure will be in effect Tuesday, Dec. 29, to help facilitate restriping of the temporary pavement markers in the Hanapepe Bridge replacement project work zone. 

— KUHIO HIGHWAY (ROUTE 56) —

1) KAPAA

Single lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 9.5 and 9.8, Mailihuna Road and Kuhio Highway, on Monday, Dec. 28, through Wednesday, Dec. 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., to adjust concrete barriers.

2) KAPAA (24-HOUR WORK)

Traffic on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) near mile marker 10 is shifted to the temporary Kapaa Stream Bridge 24-hours a day, seven days a week until further notice. For safety during the shift to the temporary bridge, right turns off Kuhio Highway onto Mailihuna Road are not permitted. Access to Kapahi is recommended via the Kawaihau Road or Hauaala Road detours.

3)  KILAUEA

Right lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 14.4 and 18, Hokualele Road and Kuhio Highway, on Monday, Dec. 28, through Wednesday, Dec. 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.

4)  KILAUEA

Right lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 18.1 and 19.8, Kuhio Highway and Koolau Road, on Monday, Dec. 28, through Wednesday, Dec. 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.

— MAALO ROAD (ROUTE 583) —

1) LIHUE

Single lane closure on Maalo Road (Route 583) in both directions near mile marker 1.0, on Monday, Dec. 28, through Thursday, Dec. 31, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., for landscape maintenance.