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Lane Closures on ‘Akuli Street, Hanamāʻulu Road Scheduled Through Jan. 21

Posted January 11, 2022, 6:30 AM HST ·Updated January 10, 4:23 PM

Sections of ‘Akuli Street and Hanamāʻulu Road will be under short lane closures on weekdays through Jan. 21, the Department of Public Works and Goodfellow Bros. LLC. stated.

Work is scheduled for the following days and times:

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 2:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and Wednesday, from 8 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, there will be no work on Monday, Jan. 17.

Motorists will expect occasional brief delays.

The lane closures are necessary for construction work for improvements to pedestrian access to King Kaumuali’i Elementary School, including new sidewalks, crosswalks, and ADA ramps. Safe walking routes for students, parents, and pedestrians will be provided and are shown in the attached map below.

As a reminder, the speed limit is 15 mph near King Kaumuali’i Elementary school while school is in session.

This project is scheduled to be complete by June 2022. Dates and times are subject to change depending on weather and other factors. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Tristan Gonzales at 808-462-8057 or Ryan Moura at 808-298-2431.