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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 7, 2004

 

ROAD WORK WEEKLY REPORT

 

Scheduled roadwork for the week beginning October 10, 2004, for the Department of Design & Construction. Roadwork is normally done between the hours of 8:30 AM and 3:30 PM unless otherwise noted.

 

AHUIMANU

Rehabilitation of Ahuimanu Place (Kahekili Highway to Ahuimanu Road) and Hui Ulili Street (Ahuimanu Place to Hui Iwa Street): Reconstruction and resurfacing of roadways, adjustment of utility manholes and installation of permament pavement markings.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

AIEA

Curb Ramps at Kalaloa Street and Ohekani Loop (North):  Construct new curb ramps and sidewalks.  Relocate existing signs and post.  Install existing street signs on new posts.  Install striping and markings.

            (Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

AIKAHI

Curb ramps at Halia Street and Kaneohe Bay Drive, Kaneohe Bay Drive and Lale Street.  Construct new curb ramps and sidewalks.  Install striping and markings.

 

AINA HAINA

Curb Ramps at West Hind Drive/Apo Drive/Nohu Street: Demolish and remove existing pavements, curbs, gutters, sidewalks and other incidentals to install new work per plan.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

HAWAII KAI

Curb Ramps at Lanipuao Street/Kaumakani Street, Kekupua Street/Kaumakani Street.  Demolish and remove existing pavements, curbs, gutters, sidewalks and other incidentals to install new work per plan.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

HONOLULU

Curb Ramps at Adams Lane/Bishop Street, Chaplain Lane/Nuuanu Avenue, Fort Street/S. Kukui Street, Queen Emma Square/Queen Emma Street/S. Kukui Street: Demolish and remove existing pavements, curbs, gutters, sidewalks and other incidentals to install new work per plan.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

Curb Ramps at Akoko Street/Cedar Street/South King Street, Artesian Street/South Beretania Street, Artesian Street/South King Street, South King Street/Elsie Lane, South Beretania Street/Farrington Street, Hauoli Street/South King Street, Hoawa Lane/South King Street, Kaheka Street/Rycroff Street, Makiki Street/South Beretania Street, Pawaa Lane/South Beretania Street, Poha Lane/South King Street, South King Street/Elsie Lane/Punahou Street: Demolish and remove existing pavements, curbs, gutters, sidewalks and other incidentals to install new work per plan.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

Ala Wai Boulevard Improvements:  Construct bulbouts and landscaping.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

Miscellaneous Guardrail Improvements at - Alewa Drive at Aulii Street:  Install new guardrails.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

Curb Ramps at – Holokahana Lane and Liliha Street, North School Street and Stillman Lane, Iwilei Road, Kuwili Street and Pine Street, Merchant Street and Nuuanu Avenue, Mililani Street and Merchant Street, Kinau Street and Lunalilo Street.  Construct new curb ramps, sidewalks, and AC transitions.  Relocate existing signs and posts.  Install loops, striping, marking and markers.

            (Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

Emergency Resurfacing of Kapiolani Boulevard from Kalakaua Avenue to Date Street:  Reconstruction and asphalt resurfacing, permanent pavement marking to be performed at night Monday thru Friday, 7 pm to 5:00 am.  Adjustment of utility manholes and installation of traffic loop sensors, Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

            (Estimated completion date, October 2004)

 

Kapiolani Boulevard Sewer Emergency Repair:  Sewer work from Atkinson Drive to Pensacola Avenue on Kapiolani Blvd.

(Estimated completion date, October 2004)

 

Maunakea Street Sidewalk Improvements: Reconstruct curb, gutter, and sidewalk on Maunakea Street between Beretania Street and King Street. Work includes installation of new granite tile surface sidewalks, signs, utility boxes, and roadway resurfacing.

            (Estimated completion date, October 2004)

 

Rehabilitation of Piikoi Street from Kapiolani Boulevard to Matlock Avenue:  Reconstruction of curbs and gutters, adjustment of utility covers, pruning of trees, curb ramp construction and resurfacing of roadways.

            (Estimated completion date, December 2004)

 

Punchbowl Street Improvements, Phase 2, Punchbowl Street between Ala Moana Boulevard and just beyond King Street:  Modify the traffic signals, streetlights, parking meters, traffic signs, pavement striping, marking and markers to accommodate two-way traffic; reconstruct the curb ramps, sidewalks, curbs, gutters and bus pads; upgrade the sewer and drainage systems; install tree wells, street trees and irrigation system; reconstruct the road pavement and resurface; adjust utility boxes, manholes and street monuments.

            (Estimated completion date, March 2005)

 

Rehabilitation of - Queen Street (Fort Street Mall to Ward Avenue), Laula Way (Elm Street to Rycroft Street), Iolani Avenue (Lusitana Street to Alapai Street), Hookui Street (Auwaiolimu Street to Puowaina Street), Malua Drive (Alewa Drive to Paina Street), Beckley Street (Gulick Avenue to Kalihi Street), and Gulick Avenue (Mauka Ano Lane to School Street):  Reconstruct weakened pavement; cold plane and resurface roadway; adjust utility manholes to grade; and restore vehicle detector loops and pavement striping.

            (Estimated completion date, December 2004)

 

Rehabilitation of St. Louis Drive, Dole Street, Frank Street, Eugene Place, Alphonse Place, Robert Place, Maigret Street:  Installation of water mains, hydrants & service materials.  Reconstruction and resurfacing of roadway and installation of pavement markings.

            (Estimated completion date, February 2005)

 

KAILUA

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

(Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

Kalaheo Avenue Reconstructed Sewer, from Kainui 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 6:00 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.

 

Miscellaneous Guardrail Improvements at Maunawili Road:  Install new guardrails.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

Rehabilitation of Streets – Mokapu Boulevard, Kaneohe Bay Drive to the Entrance to Kaneohe Marine Base Hawaii.  Reconstruction and resurfacing of roadways, adjustment of utility manholes and installation of permanent pavement markings.

            (Estimated completion date, October 2004)

 

Curb ramps at Hahani Street and Hekili Street, Kailua Road, Hoolai Street and Puniu Street, Hoolai Street and Kihapai Street and Uluniu Street, Maluniu Avenue and Uluniu Street.  Construct new curb ramps, sidewalks, through gutters, and AC transitions.  Relocate existing signs on new post.  Install striping, markings and markers.

            (Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

KAIMUKI

Curb Ramps at Maunaloa Avenue/7th Avenue, Maunaloa Avenue/Paahana Avenue: Demolish and remove existing pavements, curbs, gutters, sidewalks and other incidentals to install new work per plan.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

KAKAAKO

Curb ramps and other assorted work at King and Pensacola Street.

            (In progress this week.)

 

KANEOHE

Kamehameha Highway Reconstructed Sewer-Kamehameha Highway (fronting Windward Mall), Mehana Street and Kawa Street.  Rehabilitation of 27-inch sewer lines.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

Rehabilitation of Haiku Road, Heeia Street, Alaloa Street: Reconstruction and resurfacing of roadways, adjustment of utility manholes and installation of permanent pavement markings.

            (Estimated completion date, November 2004)

 

MAPUNAPUNA

Curb Ramps at - Lagoon Drive and Ualena Street and Waiwai Loop:  Construct new curb ramps and sidewalks.  Relocate existing sign on new post.  Install striping and markings.

            (Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

MOANALUA

Curb Ramps at Ala Mahamoe Street and Onipaa Street: Construct new curb ramps and sidewalks.  Relocate existing sign and post.  Install striping, markings, and markers.

            (Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

PEARL CITY

Seismic Retrofit of City Bridges - Komo Mai Drive Bridge over Waimano Stream near Children’s House School:  Install concrete shear keys on the abutments.

            (Estimated completion date, October 2004)

 

SALT LAKE

Curb Ramps at - Ala Napunani Street and Ala Puumalu Place, Ala Napunani Street and Ala Opeha Place:  Construct new curb ramps and sidewalks.  Replace existing HTCO pullbox with new Verizon pullbox.  Install striping, markings, and markers.

            (Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

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, December 2004)

 

WAIMANALO

Rehabilitation of - Kumuhau Street, Kalanianaole Highway to Waikupanaha Street; Mahailua Street, Kumuhau Street to Kakaina Street; Kakaina Street, Mahailua Street to Mekia Street; Nakini Street, Nalu Street to Poliala Street.  Reconstruction and resurfacing of roadways, adjustment of utility manholes and installation of permanent pavement markings.

            (Estimated completion date, February 2005)

 

WAIPAHU

Village Park Connector Road: Construction of a two-way connector road between Kupuna Loop in Village Park and Loaa Street in Waipahu.  Work includes roadway grading, construction of roadways, sidewalks, curb ramps and CRM and CMU walls; and installation of water lines, drain lines, electrical lines, streetlights, irrigation lines and landscaping.

            (Estimated completion date, March 2005)

 

WAIPIO

Reconstruction of Concrete Sidewalks:  Waipio Uka Boulevard, Meahale Street, Leko Place, Mahua Place, Mikilana Place, Akeu Place, Pohu Place, Manino Place, Polinahe Place, Mohalu Street, Pulai Street, Nanilihilihi Street,  Noheaiki Street, Nakili Place, Nuao Place, Noheaiki Way, Mele Street, Koliana Street, Waiolina Street, Pupuhi Street, Puana Street, Palaiki Street, Oli Loop, Kahimoe Street, Ohilau Place, Kepakepa Street, Lauwi Place, Ukee Place, Ukee Street:  reconstruct damaged sidewalks.

(Estimated completion date, January 2005)

 

 

 

PARADES, WALKS, RACES & OTHER STREET CLOSURES

 

October 10, 2004 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends

TANTALUS 10 MILE RUN sponsored by RRCA/Mid Pacific Roadrunners Club. The event is expected to have 100 runners.  It will start at Makiki Hts Dr./Round Top Dr., to Round Top Dr., to Tantalus Dr., to Makiki Hts Dr., back to start/finish area at  Makiki Hts Dr./Round Top Dr., Contact: John Simonds 373-3609  For more info visit their website: www.mprrc.com

 

October 10, 2004 Sunday
7:00AM Starts
12:00N Ends

KO OLINA TRIATHLON sponsored by Ko Olina Resort/USA Triathlon. The event is expected to have 400 triathletes.  Swim and Run will be on Ko Olina property. Bike Course will start at Transition area, to Ko’I’o St., to Farrington Hwy., to Kalaeloa Dr., to Malakole St., to Kaiholo St., to Awakumoku St., to Nukuawa St., to Kaiholo St., to Malakole St., to Kalaeloa Dr., to Farrington Hwy., to Ko Olina ramp, to Ko Olina transition area. Selected areas to be coned for bikes. Contact: JJ Johnson 782-2161 Email: goprojj@hawaii.rr.com  For more info visit their website: www.koolinatriathlon.com

 

October 10, 2004 Sunday
10:00AM Starts
11:00AM Ends

DOUBLE 10 COMMEMORATION PARADE sponsored by Chinatown Merchants Association .The event is expected to have 250 marchers, & 1 band.  It will start at Maunakea St., makai of King St., mauka  onto Maunakea St.,  to Beretania St., end at River St. Mall. Contact: Sun Hung Wong 595-6417

 

October 15, 2004 Friday
4:00PM Starts
5:00PM Ends

RADFORD HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING PARADE sponsored by RADFORD HIGH SCHOOL. The event is expected to have 400 marchers, 12 vehicles, 3 bands, & 4 floats. It will start at Radford High Parking Lot, to Ala Oli St., to Haloa Dr., to Molina St., to Hakupapa St., to Haloa Dr., to Ala Oli St., end at Radford Parking Lot. Contact: Cliff Fukuda 421-4218 Fax: 421-4210  Email: mraloha@poi.net

 



October 17, 2004 Sunday
5:00AM Starts
9:00AM Ends

NIKETOWN 30K RACE sponsored by RRCA/Mid Pacific Roadrunners Club/Niketown. The event is expected to have 1,500 runners. It will start at Kalakaua Ave.to Monsarrat Ave., to Paki Ave., to Diamond Hd Rd., to 18th Ave., to Kilauea Ave., to Waialae Ave., to Kalanianaole Hwy.,  turnaround at Keahole St., to Kalanianaole Hwy., to Kealaolu Ave., to Kahala Ave., to Diamond Hd Rd., to Kalakaua Ave., to Queen Kapiolani Park Bandstand/Hon Marathon Finish. Contact: John Simonds 373-3609  For more info visit their website: http://www.mprrc.com/ 

 

October 17, 2004 Sunday
9:00AM Starts
1:30PM Ends

BRUNCH ON THE BEACH STREET FESTIVAL sponsored by the Waikiki Improvement Assn./C&C Honolulu.  The event is expected to have 5,000+ participants.  Traffic will be diverted starting 3:30 am for setup. The event will close Kalakaua Avenue, all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Kaiulani Avenue to Liliuokalani Avenue. Contact: DTS-TST Div. 527-6009 

 

 

 

The above is based on the most current information available from the event organizers as of date on bottom.  TST Division, Department of Transportation Services  Phone: 808-527-6009 Fax: 808-523-4446 Email:  ikodani@co.honolulu.hi.us

 

 

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