Oversees civil infrastructure facilities such as streets and highways, drainage and flood control systems, bridges, and other public works structures; environmental related projects; and the Soil/Materials Testing Laboratory.
Curb Ramp Request Form (52 KB PDF)
To initiate a curb ramp request, qualified person must submit the completed form by hand, mail, or fax with their name and phone number. Requestors may call 768-8801 for help in completing or submitting the form.
The Planning and Design Branches worked on 155 projects last fiscal year. Projects going to construction consisted of one bridge project, five curb ramp projects, eight drainage and stream related projects, three emergency repair projects, one guardrail project, two sidewalk related projects, and nine resurfacing and reconstruction of roadway projects. A total of 114 planning and design projects were on-going at the end of the fiscal year. These projects involve: bridge rehabilitation, concrete bus lanes, curb ramps, drainage improvements, emergency repairs, flood control, highway structures, planning study(ies), reconstruction/rehabilitation of roadways, rock slide potential inspections, scour protection of bridges - inspection/monitoring, seismic retrofit of bridges, stream improvements, and storm drainage improvements.
The Construction Branch completed construction projects including: five curb ramp projects, two drainage and stream improvement projects, two emergency projects, eight resurfacing/rehabilitation of roadway projects, four sidewalk projects, one guardrail project, and one bridge replacement project. The on-going projects involve: bridge rehabilitation/replacement, curb ramps, drainage improvements, roadway and infrastructure improvements, sidewalks, emergency repairs, and rehabilitation of streets.
The Soils/Materials Testing Laboratory last fiscal year conducted 269 material analysis (including soil analysis, proctor, AC content, specific gravity, and gradation), 588 field control tests (including compaction testing, California Bearing Rations [CBR], piezometer, and 41 coring), 100 site investigations, and 157 concrete compressive strength tests. These tests included those conducted for the Department as well as for other City departments and the Board of Water Supply.
City and County of Honolulu
Frank F. Fasi Municipal Building
650 South King Street, 15th Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813
Ph. (808) 768-8836
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