West Oahu/Farrington Highway Traffic Update | Week of November 2, 2014
The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) and contractor Kiewit want drivers to be aware of weekly lane closures in the Ewa and Waipahu areas as related to the Honolulu rail transit project.
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 their vehicles and workers and equipment:
Seven days a week until January 2015
Kualakai Parkway (North-South Road) to Old Fort Weaver Road
Farrington Highway between Kualakai Parkway (North-South Road) and Old Fort Weaver Road Loop is closed in both directions beginning Saturday, November 1 through January 2015 for utility relocation and column work.
Drivers traveling between East Kapolei and the Ewa/Waipahu region will still be able to access either side by using either the H-1 Freeway on the north end of Kualakai Parkway, or Kapolei Parkway/Geiger Road on the south end.
Monday through Friday lane closures
Old Fort Weaver Road to Leoku Street
Inside westbound lane of Farrington Highway is closed weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Leoku Street to Leokane Street
One of the two eastbound left-turn lanes from Farrington Highway onto Leoku Street (see map below) and the left-turn lane from Farrington Highway onto Leokane Street will be closed 24/7 until the end of the year for shaft and column construction. The eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway will be closed overnight from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
to Pupukahi Street
The inside lanes of Farrington Highway is closed weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Waipahu Depot Road
to Mokuola Street
The eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway is closed weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.
to Aniani Place
Alternate closures of the eastbound or westbound lanes of Farrington Highway will take place weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Moloalo Street to Kahualii Street
- Traffic will be contraflowed along Farrington Highway (see map below). One eastbound lane of Farrington Highway is closed from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Drivers may be diverted to the other side of the road during those times. One westbound lane will be closed from 7 p.m. to 1 p.m.
- Side street through traffic and left-turns will be restricted at the Paiwa Street intersection
- Eastbound left turns from Farrington Highway onto Kahualii Street will be restricted during construction
Kahualii Street to the Kamehameha Highway overpass
- The westbound lanes of Farrington Highway near the Kamehameha Highway overpass are closed weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Sunday through Thursday between 8 p.m. and 4 a.m.
H-1/H-2 Freeways near Leeward Community College
Two southbound lanes of the H-2 Freeway approaching the Waiawa Interchange (H-1/H-2 merge) is closed overnight. The guideway work crossing the H-1 Freeway is scheduled to run until mid-2016.
Comments or Questions - Contact Us via HART's 24-Hour Project Hotline
Scheduled work subject to change without notice. For more information and updated work schedules, call the rail project's 24-hour hotline at (808) 566-2299 or email us at info@HonoluluTransit.org.