Roadwork for June 17, 2012

Kaumuali‘i highway

Lihu‘e (Continuous)

24-hour-a-day closures related to the Kaumuali‘i Highway Widening Project at the following location:

Beginning at approximately 9 p.m. on Monday night, traffic in both directions will be rerouted onto the newly installed concrete pavement at the Nawiliwili Road intersection near the Kukui Grove Shopping Center.

The modified traffic pattern will remain in effect for approximately three months to aid in roadway construction on the north side of the Nawiliwili Road intersection.

Lihu‘e (Night work)

Beginning at 10 p.m. on Monday night, the northbound lane of Puhi Road, approaching Kaua‘i Community College, will be closed continuously between the Puhi Park Entrance and Kaumuali‘i Highway for road construction for approximately four weeks.

Kuhio highway

Hanalei (Continuous)

Single-lane closure in the westbound direction between Hanalei Plantation Road and Ohiki Road, near the Hanalei Stream Bridge, for emergency repairs to slope erosion and pavement damage caused by prolonged heavy rainfall. Traffic will be contraflowed using the remaining open lane.


Single lane closure of the right turn lane from Kapule Highway onto Kuhio Highway, In the southbound direction at the intersection of Kapule Highway and Kuhio Highway from 10 a.m. to 2p.m., for shoulder widening, drainage improvements and traffic signal work.


Lane shifts in both directions between Kalalea Road and Makanani Street Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for roadside repairs.


Single-lane closure in the southbound  direction between Hoi Road and Papaloa Road Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., for waterline replacement.

Kuamo‘o Road

Wailua (Night work)

Single-lane closure in the eastbound direction between Kuhio Highway and the Holoholoku Heiau parking lot exit from 9 p.m. Tuesday night through 5 a.m. Friday for waterline replacement.


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