DPW to Close Kahawaili‘ili‘i Gulch Bridge
Hawai‘i County Department of Public Works has announced that Kahawaili‘ili‘i Gulch Bridge on Kalopa Road, formerly Old Māmalahoa Highway near Honoka’a, will be closed Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, to conduct a routine bridge inspection. Work will be conducted between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., weather permitting.
The bridge inspection is part of a federally mandated inspection program. During the closure, motorists can access Kalopa Road on either side of the bridge from Māmalahoa Highway. Motorists are advised to drive with caution. Road signs will be posted and personnel will be directing traffic.
If there are any questions or concerns about the bridgework, call the DPW Special Projects Division at 961-8926 or 961-8586.