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The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) wants to inform drivers of lane closures next week related to design work for the Honolulu rail transit project. Motorists are advised of work in the Pearl Harbor and airport areas that will require lane closures during non-peak traffic hours.


For the safety of both the work crews and motorists, the public is advised to proceed with caution through these areas. Drivers should anticipate possible traffic delays or use alternate routes during work hours, and provide a safe distance between themselves and the workers and equipment.


Lane closures will take place at the following locations from Monday, July 1 to Wednesday, July 3, and on Friday, July 5, between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.:


  • Kamehameha Highway between Arizona Street and Radford Drive along the median in the east-bound direction
  • Kamehameha Highway between Center Drive and Valkenburgh Street in the west-bound direction


Lane closures, curbside parking restrictions and contraflow lanes will take place at the following location on Saturday, July 6 from9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Sunday, July 7 from9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.:


  • Waiwai Loop


Curbside parking will be restricted at the following locations from Monday, July 1 to Wednesday, July 3 and on Friday, July 5, from8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.:


  • Along Waiwai Loop
  • Along Ualena Street


No work will be conducted on the Independence Day Holiday, Thursday, July 4.


For updates on work days and times, visit the project website at or contact our hotline at 566-2299.


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