Kauai News

Full Closure of Mailihuna Road Scheduled Next Month

Posted November 19, 2020, 8:18 AM HST

A full closure of Mailihuna Road is scheduled for next month to thru traffic between Kuhio Highway and Silva Road.

The closure will begin Dec. 1 at 7 a.m. through Dec. 22 at 5 p.m. The shutdown of the road is part of the Kapa‘a Stream Bridge project, which will allow workers to complete the underground utility and concrete civil work along Mailihuna Road.

Local residential traffic access will be detoured to Kawaihau Road and Haua‘ala Road. (See map below).

Electronic message boards will be in place prior to the closure to inform motorists of the scheduled work in the area. All work is weather permitting. Motorists are asked to exercise caution and drive with care through the work area.

Courtesy of Hawai’i Department of Transportation