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Convoy to Travel from Kawaihae Beginning Friday

December 30, 2014, 4:53 PM HST
* Updated December 30, 4:57 PM
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Military convoys of Oahu-based service members are scheduled to travel between Kawaihae Harbor and Pohakuloa Training Area beginning Jan. 3 and lasting through Jan. 8 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

The convoys will travel using Akoni Pule Cooridor, Queen Kaahumanu Highway, Waikoloa Road, Mamalahoa Highway, and the Daniel K. Inouye Highway as military police escort them.

The PTA Department of Army police, local authorities, and military units are coordinating closely to conduct the activity in support of unit training and readiness.

Motorists driving in these areas are advised to use caution and remain altert.

Further questions can be directed to the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawai’i Public Affairs Office at (808) 656-3154 or (808) 656-3158.

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