HDOT: Kaua'i lane closures for the week of May 2- 9
Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting.
— KAMUALII HIGHWAY (ROUTE 50) —
1) KEKAHA (24-HOUR WORK)
Emergency single lane closure on Kamualii Highway (Route 50) in the westbound direction between Kekaha Beach Park and the Kekaha Landfill, near mile marker 28, effective immediately, for drainage embankment repairs due to erosion from recent storms. The lane will remain closed until further notice. Alternating traffic is routed through the open eastbound lane.
Shoulder closure on Kaumualii Highway (Route 50) in both directions between Puuana Road and Maluhia Road on Monday, May 4, through Friday, May 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., for shoulder work and vegetation removal.
— KUHIO HIGHWAY (ROUTE 56) —
Single lane closure on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) in the southbound direction, in the vicinity of mile marker 25, on Saturday, May 2, through Friday, May 8, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., for tree clearing and slope stabilization work.
2) KAPAA (24-HOUR WORK)
Traffic on Kuhio Highway (Route 56) near mile marker 10 is shifted to the temporary Kapaa Stream Bridge 24-hours a day, seven days a week until further notice. For safety during the shift to the temporary bridge, right turns off Kuhio Highway onto Mailihuna Road are not permitted. Access to Kapahi is recommended via the Kawaihau Road or Hauala Road detours.
3) KAPAA (24-HOUR WORK)
Emergency closure of the southbound lanes of Kuhio Highway (Route 56) at the Wailua River Bridge (mile marker 5.8) 24-hours a day, seven days a week until further notice. Throughout the closure, one lane on the adjacent Wailua Cane Haul Bridge (makai of the Wailua River Bridge) will be contraflowed to allow traffic in both directions. Traffic control signs have been installed and delineators put in place for visibility and safety.