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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2006
BERETANIA CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN SEPTEMBER 18;
The City will begin the rehabilitation of
Work starts at the intersection of Alapai and
Mayor Mufi Hannemann said, “The construction on
Rehabilitation is the most comprehensive work the City performs on its roads. It involves rebuilding the road, sidewalks, and related systems. The Beretania project will include reconstructing existing concrete sidewalks and roadways and resurfacing the paved travel lanes. Pre-paving activities consist of upgrades to the drainage, traffic signal, and street light systems and the construction of new curb ramps and concrete bus pads/lanes. Post-paving activities include adjustment of utility manholes and boxes to finish grade and installation of street signs and pavement markings.
The project work hours will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. There will be possible weekend and night work Sunday to Sunday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. on
Sato & Associates is the engineering design consultant. Grace Pacific is the general contractor. SSFM International is the construction manager and PMCI Hawaii is the public outreach coordinator. The outreach coordinator’s 24-hour hotline number is 591-7666; the project website is www.ssfm.com/beretania_street.
Cost of the road work is about $10 million.
The City has also begun rehabilitation work on another project involving these roads:
· the entire loop of East Hind and West Hind drives, beginning and ending at
Construction activities include rehabilitation of the roadway pavement. Preliminary work began on September 11. The projects are expected to take eight months to complete. There will be some night work on
M&E Pacific is the engineering design consultant. Contractor is James W. Glover, Ltd. The cost of the listed projects is $4 million.
Bill Brennan, 527-6928
Mark Matsunaga, 527-5767
Amy Hirano, 536-5688 or 551-7800
King Street/Aina Haina Projects:
Civil Division, Dept. of Design and Construction, 523-4228
|Thursday, September 14, 2006|