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Kaua‘i Weekend Road Closures: June 19-21

Posted June 19, 2020, 10:00 AM HST ·Updated June 19, 9:44 AM

Hawai‘i Department of Transportation announced road and lane closures for the weekend of June 19-21. Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.


Traffic on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) near mile marker 10 is shifted to the temporary Kapa‘a 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 Hauala Road detours.


Single lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 15.5 and 16.7, on Sunday evening, June 21, through Friday morning, June 26, from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., for paving work. Alternating traffic will be routed through the open lane.