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Kahana Drive Bridge to Close for Repairs

March 12, 2017, 12:00 PM HST
* Updated March 10, 8:51 AM
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The Relief Stream Bridge No.46-10 on Kahana Drive, approximately halfway between Kalehua Road and the Old Māmalahoa Highway, will be closed (24-hour closure) for repair work beginning on Monday, March 13, 2017, and will re-open on Thursday, March 30, 2017.

Work is scheduled between  8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m., weather and construction conditions permitting.

The repair work involves the rehabilitation of the existing bridge structure which includes replacing the old timber components (railings, decking, stringers, bearing plates and back plates).

Motorists are advised to use alternate routes as bridge access will be blocked for the duration of the rehabilitation project.

The County of Hawai‘i Department of Public Works apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause and thanks the community for their patience and understanding.

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For more information, call Information and Education Specialist Barett Otani at 961-8787.

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