HDOT News Release: KIPAPA STREAM (ROOSEVELT) BRIDGE ON KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY WILL BE CLOSED THIS WEEKEND FOR REHABILITATION WORKPosted on Oct 5, 2017 in Latest News
HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division, notifies motorists that Kamehameha Highway will be closed continuously in both directions between Ka Uka Boulevard and Lanikuhana Avenue from 9 p.m. on Friday night, Oct. 6, 2017, through 5 a.m. on Monday morning, Oct. 9, 2017, for bridge deck work.
This work supersedes the schedule that was posted on May 4, 2017. http://hidot.hawaii.gov/highways/closure-of-the-kipapa-stream-roosevelt-bridge-on-kamehameha-highway-in-mililani-scheduled-for-friday-night-may-5/
HDOT advises motorists to use the H-2 Freeway as an alternate route and encourages the public to utilize traffic apps to stay informed of congested areas. A full closure is needed to accommodate the heavy equipment to install precast panels and transitions on the mauka ends of the Kipapa Stream (Roosevelt) Bridge.
Electronic message boards have been posted to alert motorists of the closures. Special Duty Police Officers will be on-site to assist with traffic control. Emergency vehicles, first responders, and TheBus have been notified of the roadwork and will be allowed through the closure. Roadwork is weather permitting.