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Lane Closures Scheduled Starting Next Week on Poipu Road

Posted January 27, 2022, 10:04 AM HST

Courtesy of Kauaʻi County

Sections of Poipu Road will be under short lane closures starting Jan. 31 for work to improve pedestrian access to the nearby school.

Work will take place on weekdays till Feb. 18. Hours of work will be from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Work will pause during peak traffic times for school drop-off and pick-up.

The scope of the work includes improvements to pedestrian access to the school, including new sidewalks, crosswalks, and ADA ramps. Safe walking routes for students, parents and pedestrians will be provided and are shown in the image above.

Expect occasional brief delays. The speed limit is 15 mph near Koloa Elementary school while school is in session.

This project is scheduled to be completed in June 2022. Dates and times are subject to change depending on weather and other factors. for questions or concerns, call Keith Suga at 808-645-0822.