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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
City rolls out improved “drive akamai”
traffic information website
Mayor Mufi Hannemann and City officials today announced the next generation of the DriveAkamai.org website.
Mayor Hannemann said, “The public is well aware of the tremendous amount of infrastructure work this administration is doing, but the side-effect is traffic congestion. In anticipation, the City has spent several months upgrading the driveakamai.org website to inform the public and minimize the impact of this work on motorists.”
The enhanced website is fueled with the latest technology and gives the motoring public alerts, advisories, and traffic cameras on an interactive map to help avoid areas where road construction is taking place in downtown
Users can zoom in to a specific traffic corridor or pan to capture the route they are planning to take. With a few mouse clicks from this single location, anyone driving in
Drive Akamai provides reports on lane closures due to major construction projects occurring within the boundaries of
In addition, the City and Board of Water Supply have suspended the sewer and water work on
Drive Akamai will not include reports on daily rush-hour traffic, such emergencies as traffic accidents or utility problems, and special events like parades.
Bill Brennan, 527-6928
|Tuesday, November 20, 2007|