Hanalei Hill repairs on schedule

  • Laurel Smith / Special to The Garden Island

    A crew member cleans Kuhio Highway above the Hanalei Bridge before opening the road to traffic in an effort to help prevent accidents.

  • Laurel Smith / Special to The Garden Island

    Two crew members spray shotcrete on the final section of the wall in an attempt to stabilize a hill above Kuhio Highway and the Hanalei bridge. Weep poles used for drainage line the wall above them.

  • Laurel Smith / Special to The Garden Island

    Crews work on the 300-foot-wide and 60-foot-tall wall on the upper slope of Kuhio Highway above the Hanalei bridge, an area now known as Hanalei Hill. The first phase of the project is expected to conclude by the end of September, weather-permitting.

HANALEI — The North Shore convoy times will adjust slightly this week to accommodate opening of public schools on the island.

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