Kauai News

Lane closures on Mailihuna, Kawaihau roads scheduled Dec. 20-23

Posted December 17, 2021, 6:30 AM HST ·Updated December 16, 5:01 PM

The Department of Public Works and Grace Pacific LLC., announced that a portion of Mailihuna Road will be closed from Dec. 20 to Dec. 23, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for sidewalk construction and roadway excavation.

Additionally, one lane on Kawaihau Road may be closed periodically for roadway excavation work.

A temporary traffic detour route will be available through Kolohala Road and Hau‘a‘ala Road. Motorists are advised to expect brief and occasional delays. The dates and times of the closure are subject to change depending weather or other factors.

No work will occur on Dec. 24, in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Exercise caution and drive slowly when commuting through the work area and along the detour route through Kolohala Road, which is narrow and near the homes of residents. Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact Marie Poynter of Grace Pacific LLC., at 808-699-4654.