FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2006
INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
City government offices will be closed on Tuesday (July 4) in observance of Independence Day, a federal holiday.
Emergency ambulance, fire, lifeguard and police services will be available.
The People’s Open Markets will not be held.
City golf courses, botanical gardens and the Honolulu Zoo will be open.
Refuse will be collected as usual and landfills/transfer stations will be open.
City buses will operate on a Sunday schedule. The Handi-Vans will operate from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m.
These general traffic and parking regulations will be in effect:
· On-street parking will be free, except for Kalakaua Avenue bordering Queen Kapiolani Park.
· Parking will be permitted in tow away zones which allow it on holidays.
· Commuter traffic lanes will not be coned.
· Traffic signals at Kalakaua Avenue and Kapiolani Boulevard will be three-phase to permit mauka-bound traffic to turn left onto Kapiolani Boulevard.