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CITY CONTINUES ENGINEERING WORK IN EAST KAPOLEI AND
(Mon., Sept. 20, 2010)—As part of the preliminary engineering work for the Honolulu Rail Transit Project, the City & County of Honolulu will conduct shaft testing in East Kapolei beginning Tuesday and later in Waipahu. During this time, current soil testing for the project will continue along
The shaft and soil testing will provide important data that will be used in the design of the first 6.5-miles of guideway for the rail transit route between East Kapolei and
“I am pleased to see continued progress with the Honolulu Rail Transit Project,” said City Department of Transportation Services Director Wayne Y. Yoshioka. “The shaft and soil testing will provide key information to help properly design the guideway.”
There are eight shaft testing locations along or adjacent to
The public will be notified in advance of detours and change of access with traffic control signs, and special duty police officers to direct traffic at affected intersections.
For updates on work days and times, check the project website at www.honolulutransit.org or contact our hotline at 566-2299.
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