Tips / News

Eastbound Piikoi Street onramp to close during weekday afternoon commute hours

Study recommends closure will improve freeway travel times with minimal impacts to side streets HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has completed and reviewed its study on the Piikoi Street onramp to the eastbound H-1 Freeway and is announcing the ramp will be closed on weekdays during the afternoon peak hours from 3:00 […]
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Lane closure on Highway 11 near Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Thursday, July 5

VOLCANO, Hawaii – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises the public of a single lane closure on Highway 11 between Piimauna Drive and the entrance to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park for pavement repairs. The lane closure is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m., Thursday, July 5, 2018 and is scheduled to end by 5 […]
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Safety restrictions on speed, parking remain for Highway 130 in lower Puna

HILO – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is reminding the public that the speed limit on Highway 130 (Keaau-Pahoa Road) in the vicinity of the cracks at mile markers 14.4 and 14.6 has been lowered to 25 mph since May 27, 2018. “We’re thankful for the work our crews and partners have put in […]
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Election year reminder from HDOT Highways

HONOLULU – As election season heats up, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) reminds everyone that outdoor advertising, including political campaign signage, is prohibited within the State Highway’s right of way. Highways Maintenance staff and residents have reported increases in illegally placed signage within HDOT jurisdiction. HDOT is providing this reminder as a courtesy to […]
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HDOT update on the precast panel work for the H-1 Freeway rehabilitation from Waimalu to Halawa

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) updates the public on the rehabilitation work on the H-1 Freeway from Waimalu to Halawa for the Shoulder Work and Portland Cement Concrete Pavement Rehabilitation project. Construction has installed 654 of 1,279 precast panel pieces on the H-1 Freeway between Waimalu and Halawa as of June 2018. […]
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Award winning HDOT “Trash Free Hawaii” PSAs to air on select Hawaiian Airlines flights beginning in July

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Highways Division, Oahu District, won two Silver Awards for its Trash Free Hawaii public service campaign at the 2018 Pele Awards. The Pele Awards are an annual advertising and design competition organized by the American Advertising Federation – Hawaii. HDOT’s Trash Free Hawaii campaign was launched with […]
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Kuhio Highway resurfacing project from Kuamoo Road to Kapaa Bypass in Wailua begins Sunday night, June 24

LIHUE – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) notifies the public that Kuhio Highway from Kuamoo Road to Kapaa Bypass, in the vicinity of the former Coco Palms property, will be resurfaced beginning on Sunday night, June 24, 2018. Lane closures will occur weekly on Sunday nights through Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 […]
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