Public Meeting on Kawailani Street Improvement Project

July 12, 2018, 1:21 PM HST (Updated July 12, 2018, 1:21 PM)

The Department of Public Works will hold a public meeting about the Kawailani Street Improvement Project.

Kawaialani Street Project

It will be held on Monday, July 16, 2018, at the Hilo Municipal Golf Course, located at 340 Haihai St., in the Multipurpose Room, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.


The meeting is hosted by the Office of Council Member Sue Lee Loy to present a status update and the next steps for the project. Representatives from the Department of Public Works and Jas. W. Glover Ltd. will be present to answer questions/concerns regarding the project.

Please be advised that temporary road closures will occur on portions of Kawailani Street between Kapualani Street and Naniakea Street on Monday, July 16 to approximately Friday, July 20. Hawai‘i Electric Light Company will be doing night work from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. to relocate the utility poles. Special off-duty police officers will be posted in the area to facilitate traffic movement. No power outages are expected while the work is being performed.

If you require special accommodations or auxiliary aid and/or services to participate in this meeting (i.e. sign language interpreter, large print) or for more details on the meeting, call (808) 961-8396, or the Department of Public Works, at (808) 961-8321.



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