Kauai News

Portion of Maluhia Road to Close for Annual County Cleanup

Posted August 17, 2022, 3:29 PM HST

Maluhia Road, from Kaumuali‘i Highway to Ala Kino‘iki junction this Friday, Aug. 19, to allow the County Roads Division to conduct its annual cleanup of Maluhia Road.

The road will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the road closure, traffic will be diverted to Kōloa Road. As a reminder, Ōma‘o Road is a narrow residential road that is not intended to be used as a detour route and is not designed for high volumes of traffic or truck traffic.

The speed limit is 25 mph for the entire length of Ōma‘o Road. Motorists should allow for extra travel time and follow the speed limits and all traffic signs.

Electronic message boards will also be installed to inform motorists. For more information about the road closure, call Bryson Vivas with the Roads Division at 808-241-4844.