Koloa and Maluhia roads lane closures scheduled Jan. 4 to 8

KOLOA — The county Department of Public Works and Goodfellow Bros. LLC announced that sections of Koloa Road and Maluhia Road are scheduled for lane closures from Monday to Friday, Jan. 4 to 8.

Multiple sections of Koloa Road will be under single-lane closures for shoulder construction and pavement work from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day

In addition, pavement-marking, sign-installation and guardrail work are scheduled on Maluhia Road under a single-lane closure from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dates and times are subject to change depending on weather and other factors.

Eastbound motorists from the Westside, Kalaheo and Lawa‘i are advised to take Kaumuali‘i Highway to Maluhia Road to access Koloa and Po‘ipu.

‘Oma‘o Road is a narrow, residential road that is not intended to be used as a detour route, and not designed for high volumes of traffic. The speed limit is 25 mph the entire length of ‘Oma‘o Road. Through trucks are prohibited on ‘Oma‘o Road for the duration of this project.

Contact Michael Jauch at 278-8403 or Ryan Moura at 298-2431 with questions or for more information.

  1. Citizen Cane January 3, 2021 4:32 pm Reply

    What geniuses decided to work on Maluhia Rd and Koloa Rd at the same time? One is the only available detour route for the other, unless you happen to own a helicopter. Kipu tunnel, anyone?

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