FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 6, 2013
Contact: Lan Yoneda, Department of Facility Maintenance, 768-3600
Sidewalk closure on Halekauwila Street between Richards and Punchbowl
Downtown Honolulu - City storm drain crews will be cleaning the box drain line on the sidewalk area of Halekauwila Street behind the Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Federal Building through September 13th, according to the Department of Facility Maintenance. The work is necessary to remove accumulated sediment and debris.
The makai sidewalk between Richards Street and Punchbowl Street will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays while the box drain line is cleaned. The mauka sidewalk will remain open for pedestrian use.
Pedestrians and motorists are advised to avoid the area, use alternate routes, and anticipate delays in the area.