HDOT News Release: Update on Kuhio Highway emergency repairs for the weekend of April 26

Posted on Apr 25, 2019 in Latest News

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) reminds the residents of Wainiha and Hā‘ena that Phase II of night work on the Waipā Bridge on Kūhiō Highway (Route 560) continues through this weekend and into next week. The weekend schedule was updated to account for the closures during the Easter weekend.

Limahuli Stream Crossing also remains closed to vehicles through April 30.

The convoy will run on the regular schedule on Friday, April 26, with the bridge closing after the 7 p.m. convoy is completed.

The convoy will run on the regular schedule on Saturday, April 27, with no bridge closures that evening.

The convoy will run on the Sunday / holiday schedule on Sunday, April 28, with the bridge closing after the 7 p.m. convoy is completed.

Phase II of night work on the Waipa Bridge will continue on Monday, April 29 and continue through Tuesday, April 30. (ending before 5:50 a.m. on May 1).

Convoys will run according to the Monday thru Saturday regular schedule posted at https://hidot.hawaii.gov/highways/files/2019/03/2019.03.27-Convoy-Schedule.pdf with no vehicle access over Waipā Bridge after the 7 p.m. convoy. Local residents will be escorted into Wainiha via the night shuttle service.

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