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Kaua‘i Weekly Road Closures: Sept. 5-11

Posted September 5, 2020, 7:30 AM HST ·Updated September 4, 6:29 PM

Hawai‘i Department of Transportation announced weekly road and lane closures for Sept. 5-11. Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.

Additionally, Kuhio Highway contraflow is in modified hours due to lower COVID volumes. Monday through Friday contraflow is open from 5:30-9 a.m. and it will not be operating on Saturdays.

HANAPEPE (NIGHT WORK)

Bridge closure on Kaumualii Highway (Route 50) in both directions between mile markers 16.4 and 16.8, Moi Road and Hana Road, on Tuesday evening, September 8, through Thursday morning, September 10, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., for bridge improvement work. Alternating traffic will be routed through the open lane.

WAIMEA

Single lane closure on Kaumuali‘i Highway (Route 50) in the westbound direction between mile markers 22.8 and 23.2, Ola Road and Huakai Road, on Tuesday, September 8, through Thursday, September 10, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., for sewer work. Alternating traffic will be routed through the open lane.

KAPA‘A (24-HOUR WORK)

Shoulder closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in the southbound direction between mile markers 6 and 6.3, Kuamoo Road and Haleilio Road, on Monday, September 7, through Friday, September 11, 24-hours a day, for archaeological and cultural data recovery.

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.

ANAHOLA (NIGHT WORK)

Single lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 15.5 and 16.7, Kuamoo Road, on Tuesday evening, September 8, through Friday morning, September 11, from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., for installation of rumble strip and striping work. Alternating traffic will be routed through the open lane.

KAPA‘A

Right lane closure on Kawaihau Road (Route 5860) in both directions near mile marker 0.0, Kawaihau Road and Kuhio Highway, on Wednesday, September 9, through Friday, September 11, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.

Right lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in the northbound direction near mile marker 6, Papa‘a Road and Kahiliholo Road, on Monday, September 7, through Friday, September 11, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., for staging of materials for Wailua Bridge work. Alternating traffic will be routed through the open lane.