Announcements

PROJECT UPDATE: Week of September 18, 2017

CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS

Work completed since last update:

  • Formed and poured concrete swales from Kaloko Pond Road to Kealakehe Harbor on the Makai side of new road and from the National Park to Tesoro on the Mauka side of the existing highway

  • Completed grading from Hulikoa to the beginning of the project South of Kealakehe

  • Completed asphalt paving the base lifts from Hulikoa to the National Park

  • TRANSITIONED TRAFFIC TO MAKAI SIDE OF HIGHWAY FROM HULIKOA TO NORTH OF KEAHOLE AIRPORT ROAD.

  • Installed waterline lateral at Keahole Airport Road Mauka

  • Installed traffic signal conduit, street light conduit, and street light bases at Keahole Airport Road Mauka

  • Excavated and installed electrical utilities at Ka’iminani Mauka

Upcoming Work:

  • Paving from National Park to beginning of project South of Kealakehe

  • Concrete swale work to continue on the Mauka side of the existing highway

  • Water and sewer utility lateral on the Mauka North segment of the project

  • Electrical, street light, and traffic signal utilities on the Mauka North segment of the project

  • Remove existing asphalt on shoulders of Mauka North segment

 

Please continue to help us keep motorists, bikers, pedestrians, and our workers safe by respecting the posted work zone speeds.  In addition, please remember the existing highway from Hulikoa to Kona International Airport is an active construction work zone. For your own safety, the existing mauka highway is currently closed to the general public for all vehicular traffic and all exercising, including walking, biking, and jogging.