East Hawaii News

Scheduled Lane Closures June 29-July 3

June 29, 2015, 8:17 AM HST
* Updated June 29, 8:19 AM
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The State of Hawai’i Department of Transportation has announced the following temporary road closures for Monday, June 29 through Thursday, July 2 between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.

On Highway 19, also known as Hawai’i Belt Road, there will be an alternating single lane closure in both directions between Jardine Road and Puualaea Homestead Road. The work will be conducted in the vicinity of Laupahoehoe Gulch as roadway improvements are made.

Highway 19 will also be under road construction with alternating single lane closures in both directions between Kulaimano Road and Kauniho Road. The work, conducted in the vicinity of Pepeekeo to Hakalau, will consist of roadway improvements.

In addition, work along Highway 19 in the vicinity of Kaawalii Gulch, between Jardine Road and Old Mamalahoa Highway, will be under a single lane closure in both directions. Roadway improvements will cause the closure.

Continuous activity on Umauma Bridge in Hakalau will cause alternating lane closures near mile marker 16 on Highway 19 to remain on a seven-day-a-week, twenty-four-hour schedule as bridge rehabilitation work is underway. Speed on the bridge is reduced to 20 miles per hour.

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