Kuhio Highway closures set

HANALEI — The state Department of Transportation announced planned closures later this month in two locations for the Kuhio Highway emergency repairs project.

Closure details are as follows:

• Night work on Kuhio Highway at Waipa bridge;

• Full closure nightly at Waipa bridge past Kumu Road and before the Waikoko checkpoint, both Wednesday through March 7 between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m.

Closure will begin after the 11 p.m. convoy into Wainiha and will end before the first convoy out toward Hanalei at 5:50 a.m.

Future night work is expected and the schedules will be shared as they are confirmed.

• Kuhio Highway at mile marker 1 (the hill leading down to Hanalei Bridge), single-lane closure with alternating traffic control Tuesday, Feb. 26 through Friday, Feb. 28, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.


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