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June 26, 2003


Scheduled roadwork for the week beginning June 29, 2003, for the Department of Design & Construction. Roadwork is normally done between the hours of 8:30 AM and 3:30 PM unless otherwise noted.



Curb Ramps At Various Locations, - Pali Momi Street and Haukapila Road.  Construct new curb ramps.  Install pedestrian push buttons, pullboxes, striping, marking and markers.

            (Estimated completion date, January 2004)



Rehabilitation of streets - Nuuanu Avenue and McCully Street: reconstruct road pavement, sidewalks, curbs, gutters and driveways.  Construct curb ramps, bus pads and drainage system.  Relocate and/or adjust existing electrical facilities for HECO, Verizon, traffic signal, street light and appurtenances.  Resurface, adjust manhole frame and cover to new grade and restripe.  Install traffic signs.

(Estimated completion date, June 2003)



Kainehe, Hamakua, & Keolu Reconstructed Sewer: CIP work on Kainehe Street and Keolu Drive; Shaft Construction and Microtunneling on Hamakua Drive.

(Estimated completion date, December 2003)


Kalaheo Avenue Reconstructed Sewer, from Kainalu Drive to Dune Circle: Road Closure for work on sewerline will be Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 pm and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.  During non-work hours, one lane for northbound traffic along Kalaheo Avenue will be re-opened with the other lane closed as an on-site staging are for equipment.

                                    (Estimated completion date, March 2004)



Curb ramps 13th Avenue and Mahina Avenue, 21st Avenue and Pahoa Avenue, Olokele Avenue and Winam Avenue:  install striping, markings and markers.

(Estimated completion date, June 2003)


Kahawainui Stream Flood Control Project - Poohaili Street Improvements: Construction of roadway, including grading, installation of guardrails and steel posts, and asphaltic concrete paving.

            (Estimated completion date, August 2003)



Mott-Smith Drive, Pensacola Street and Makiki Street Sidewalk Improvements: Construct new sidewalks, curb ramps, driveways, curbs, gutters, walls, pavement restoration and traffic signal system.  Adjust and/or relocate utility box frame and covers and install traffic signs and pavement markings.

            (Estimated completion date, December 2003)



Rehabilitation of Streets - Kuahelani Avenue and Meheula Avenue: Construct new curb ramps, sidewalks, driveways.  Install traffic signal system, streetlight system, traffic signs, striping, markings and markers.

            (Estimated completion date, July 2003)



Curb Ramps - Maalahi Street and Mahiole Street: Remedial A.C. pavement patch work.

            (Estimated completion date, June 2003)



Rehabilitation of Streets - Hoolaulea Street from Waimano Home Road to Hookahi Street: Adjust utility covers.

            (Estimated completion date, July 2003)



Curb ramps - Ala Ilima Street and Ala Nioi Place, Ala Napunani Street and Likini Street: install striping, markings and markers.

(Estimated completion date, June 2003)


Salt Lake Boulevard Widening Phase 2A, Bougainville Drive to Maluna Street:

Upgrade roadway to include 2 additional lanes in each direction, with designated left and right turning lanes. Provide traffic controls, mass grading, temporary security fencing and electrical overhead lines, sidewalks, curbs, gutters, curb ramps and property adjustments, including demolishing and reconstructing new structures and constructing new walls. Install detention basins, drainage, water, sewer, traffic signal, streetlights, underground electrical system, oil lines, gas lines, pavement striping, markings and markers, and traffic signs, irrigation and landscaping.

            (Estimated completion date, June 2004)



Waialua Beach Road Sidewalk Improvements, Phase I Install new sidewalks, curb ramps, walls, drain system, curbs, gutters, pavement restoration, irrigation system, landscaping and traffic signs.

            (Estimated completion date, August 2003)




July 4, 2003 Friday
6:00AM Starts
7:30AM Ends

EPILEPSY FREEDOM RUN sponsored by Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii. The event will have 300 runners. It will start on Akiohala St. dead end (Kailua High School), to Keolu Dr., to Akake Pl., to turnaround in dead end, to Akake Pl., - to Keolu Dr., to Akiohala St., to end at Kailua High School Finish area.  Contact: Sheila Bierwert 528-3058  Email:  For more info check out their website:


July 4, 2003 Friday
10:00AM Starts
11:30AM Ends

KAILUA 4th OF JULY Independence Day Parade sponsored by Kailua Chamber of Commerce. The event will have 500 marchers, 70 vehicles, 15 floats, & 5 bands It will start at Kainalu Dr./Omao St., to Kainalu Drive, to end at Kailua Intermediate School. Contact: Kailua Chamber of Commerce 261-2727 Fax:262-0867


July 4, 2003 Friday
8:00PM Starts
8:20PM Ends

ALA MOANA 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS SHOW sponsored by Ala Moana Shopping Center. The event is expected to have 20,000+ participants.  Show will be off Magic Island, Ala Moana Beach Park.  Ewa Entrance to Ala Moana Park will be closed to inbound traffic from about 8 am. Various traffic controls will be instituted by HPD at end of fireworks show.


July 5, 2003 Saturday
10:00AM Starts
11:30AM Ends

FAMILY DAY Parade/FUN IN THE PARK FESTIVAL sponsored by Hawaii Christian Coalition/City & County of Honolulu. The event will have 500 marchers, 40 vehicles, & 5 bands.  It will start at Ft. DeRussy, to alakaua Ave., to end at Queen Kapiolani Park. Festival will be in Queen Kapiolani Park.  Contact: Paulette Williams 254-0007 for parade info


The above is based on the most current information available from the event organizers as of 6/26/03. TST Division, Department of Transportation Services Phone: 808-527-6009 Fax: 808-523-4446.

Thursday, June 26, 2003

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