4 lanes for Wailua

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Workmen measure out Kuhio Highway fronting the former Coco Palms Resort in preparation for construction that will start Monday, March 1.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    A fourth lane will be added to Kuhio Highway from the Wailua River bridge north to the intersection with the Kapa‘a bypass road.

KAPA‘A — A daily average of 32,500 vehicles drive between Wailua River and Coconut Marketplace in Waipouli, according to the state Department of Transportation.