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Kaua‘i Weekly Lane Closures: Feb. 20-26

Posted February 20, 2021, 10:01 AM HST

The Hawai‘i Department of Transportation announced weekly road and lane closures for the week of Feb. 20-26. Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.

— KŪHIŌ HIGHWAY (ROUTE 56) —

KAPA‘A

Right lane closure of Kūhiō Highway (Route 56) in the northbound direction between mile markers 6.6 and 8.4, Kapa‘a Bypass and Kauwila Street, on Saturday, Feb. 20, through Friday, Feb. 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.

KAPA‘A (NIGHT WORK)

Right lane closure of Kūhiō Highway (Route 56) in the northbound direction between mile markers 7.3 and 7.7, Kamoa Road and Kipuni Place, on Sunday evening, Feb. 21, through Friday morning, Feb. 26, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., for sewer manhole inspection.

KAPA‘A

Right lane closure of Kūhiō Highway (Route 56) in the northbound direction between mile markers 9 and 9.9, Wailua Alternate and Mailihuna Road, on Monday, Feb. 22, through Friday, Feb. 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.

KAPA‘A (24-HOUR WORK)

Traffic on Kūhiō 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 Kūhiō Highway onto Mailihuna Road are not permitted. Access to Kapahi is recommended via the Kawaihau Road or Haua‘ala Road detours.

KEALIA

Right lane closure of Kūhiō Highway (Route 56) in the northbound direction between mile markers 10.4 and 11.2, Kealia Road and Makanani Street, on Saturday, Feb. 20, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for shoulder work.

ANAHOLA

Single lane closure on Kūhiō Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 15.5 and 17.7, Papa‘a Road and Kūhiō Highway, on Saturday, Feb. 20, through Friday, Feb. 26, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for landscape maintenance.

7) KĪLAUEA

Single lane closure on Kūhiō Highway (Route 56) in both directions between mile markers 24 and 25, Kalihiwai Road and Kūhiō Highway, on Monday, Feb. 22, through Friday, Feb. 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for tree trimming work.

KĪLAUEA

Alternating single lane closure on Kūhiō Highway (Route 56) in the southbound direction near mile marker 25, between Kalihiwai Bridge and Kahiliholo Road, on Monday, Feb. 22, through Friday, Feb. 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., for slope stabilization work. The South bound lane will be closed to allow crews to work near the bottom of the slope. Traffic will be alternating through the open North bound lane.

— 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, Feb. 22, through Friday, Feb. 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., for paving work.