FOR HONOLULU RAIL TRANSIT PROJECT
The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) would like to inform drivers about lane closures for the week of December 28-January 3 as related to design and construction work for the Honolulu rail transit project. Motorists are advised that work along the 20-mile rail route from East Kapolei to Ala Moana Center will require lane closures during non-peak traffic hours.
For the safety of both the work crews and motorists, the public is advised to proceed with caution through these areas. Drivers should anticipate possible traffic delays or use alternate routes during work hours, and provide a safe distance between their vehicles and workers and equipment.
EAST KAPOLEI/EWA (FARRINGTON HIGHWAY)
Seven days a week through the end of January 2015
Kualakai Parkway (North-South Road) to Old Fort Weaver Road
Farrington Highway between Kualakai Parkway (North-South Road) and Old Fort Weaver Road Loop is closed in both directions through the end of January 2015 for utility relocation and column work. Drivers travelling between East Kapolei and the Ewa/Waipahu region will still be able to access either side by using either the H-1 Freeway on the north end of Kualakai Parkway, or Kapolei Parkway/Geiger Road on the south end.
H-1 FREEWAY WAIAWA INTERCHANGE
Sunday through Tuesday between 9 p.m. and 4 a.m. No lane closures scheduled from Wednesday, December 31 to Friday, January 2.
H-1/H-2 Freeways near Leeward Community College
The two inside eastbound lanes of the H-1 Freeway approaching the H-1/H-2 merge (Waiawa Interchange) will be closed overnight next week. Construction of the rail guideway over the H-1 Freeway in this area is scheduled to run until 2016.
WAIPAHU (FARRINGTON HIGHWAY)
Monday and Tuesday lane closures. No lane closures scheduled from Wednesday, December 31 to Friday, January 2.
Mokuola Street to Paiwa Street
One eastbound lane of Farrington Highway is closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Mokuola Street to Kahualii Street
Traffic will be contraflowed along Farrington Highway in this area. Drivers may be diverted to a temporary lane on the other side of the road. Two eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway will be open from 5 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Two westbound lanes will be open from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Left turns will be restricted at the Paiwa Street intersection
Left turns at Moloalo Street will be restricted from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays
PEARL CITY (KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY)
There will be no lane closures along Kamehameha Highway in Pearl City and Aiea until Monday, January 5 except at the following locations:
Puu Poni Street to Kaonohi Street
One eastbound lane of Kamehameha Highway fronting Neal Blaisdell Park near Kaahumanu Street is closed 24/7 until early 2015.
Utility relocation work in area scheduled to run until mid-2015
AIEA/ALOHA STADIUM (KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY)
Lipoa Place to Pali Momi Street
One eastbound lane of Kamehameha Highway near the Pearl Kai Shopping Center remains closed 24/7.
Pali Momi Street to Honomanu Street
One eastbound lane of Kamehameha Highway near McGrew Point will remain closed 24/7 until early 2015.
For updates on work days and times, visit the project website at www.honolulutransit.org or contact our hotline at 566-2299.