Kauai News

Kaua‘i Weekly Road Closures: Nov. 21-27

Posted November 21, 2020, 7:15 AM HST

The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation announced weekly road and lane closures for Nov. 21-27. Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.

Kuhio Highway contraflow is in modified hours due to lower COVID volumes. The contraflow operates Monday through Friday from 5:30-9 a.m. There are no contraflow operations on Saturday.

KUHIO HIGHWAY (ROUTE 56)

KAPA‘A (24-HOUR WORK)

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.

KĪLAUEA

Right lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 15.1 and 16.7, Aliomanu Road and Ko‘olau Road, on Monday, Nov. 23, through Wednesday, Nov. 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.

KĪLAUEA

Right lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in the northbound direction between mile markers 24 and 25, Kalihiwai Road and the Kalihiwai River, on Monday, Nov. 23, through Friday, Nov. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for tree trimming work.

WAIALO ROAD (ROUTE 541)

ELE‘ELE

Single lane closure on Waialo Road (Route 541) in both directions between mile markers 0.0 and 0.4, Eleele Road and Aka Ula Street, on Monday, Nov. 23, through Friday, Nov. 27, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for utility work.

MA‘ALO ROAD (ROUTE 583)

LĪHU‘E

Single lane closure on Ma‘alo Road (Route 583) in both directions near mile marker 0.6, Laukona Street, on Monday, Nov. 23, through Friday, Nov. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.