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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 21, 2006
CITY WILL CLOSE ONE BLOCK OF
The City advises motorists that
Last October, inspection of the earth under Ward showed several cavities and hollow spots around the 5-by-5-foot sewer tunnel that runs under the road. Hawaiian Dredging Construction Co., Inc., obtained a permit from the City in November to perform the first phase of the emergency work, which included pavement removal, installation of special flowable fill concrete to fill the cavities and the placement of a deck of metal beams and plates over the concrete to carry vehicular traffic.
The inspection last year also revealed additional holes in the concrete roof and walls of the sewer tunnel. As part of the second phase of the emergency work, metal liner plates that were ordered
Eugene Lee, Deputy Director, Department of Design and Construction
|Tuesday, February 21, 2006|