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Pōhakuloa to Kawaihae Convoys Begin July 28

July 27, 2016, 6:47 PM HST
* Updated July 27, 6:50 PM
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U.S. Army Garrison-Hawai'i file photo.

U.S. Army Garrison-Hawai’i file photo.

Military service members are scheduled to convoy to and from Pōhakuloa Training Area, beginning Thursday, July 28.

Convoys will travel from PTA to Kawaihae Harbor July 28 through Aug. 4.

Roadways affected include the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, Mamalahoa Highway, Waikoloa Road, Queen Ka‘ahumanu Highway and the Akoni Pule Corridor.

Convoys will travel to PTA from Hilo, Aug. 1 to 4. Roadways affected include Hilo Airport Road, Kanoelehua Avenue (Highway 11), West Puainako Street, Komohana Avenue, Puainako Extension Route 2000 and the Daniel K. Inouye Highway.

All scheduled convoy times are from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Military police will escort the convoys.

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The PTA Department of Army police are working closely with local authorities and military units to coordinate this activity in support of unit training and readiness. Motorists are advised to be alert and drive with care.

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For questions, contact the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii Public Affairs Office at (808) 656-3154/3160.

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