Honolulu Rail Transit

WEST OAHU / FARRINGTON HWY.

Honolulu Rail Transit

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West Oahu/Farrington Highway Traffic Update | Week of September 14, 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:

Monday, September 15 to Friday, September 19
Kualakai Parkway (North-South Road) to Old Fort Weaver Road

Farrington Highway from Kualakai Parkway (North-South Road) in Kapolei to Old Fort Weaver Road near Waipahu (see map below) will be closed overnight between 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. for utility work. Drivers traveling between East Kapolei and the Ewa/Waipahu region during the overnight closures will still be able to use either the H-1 Freeway on the north end, or Kapolei Parkway on the south end. Nightly work is expected to run through September.

 

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Monday, September 15 to Friday, September 19
Near the Fort Weaver Overpass

  • Left turns from Farrington Highway in Ewa onto Fort Weaver Road northbound (see map below) will be restricted 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Drivers heading eastbound along Farrington Highway are asked to make a detour up Leoku Street to access Fort Weaver Road through either Leolua or Waipahu streets.

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Monday, September 15 to Friday, September 19
Waipahu Depot Road to Mokuola Street
Eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway (see map below) will be closed weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.

 

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Paiwa Street to Kahualii Street

  • One westbound lane of Farrington Highway near Paiwa Street will be closed weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. A small section of Paiwa Street near the Farrington Highway intersection will also be closed.
  • The inside lanes of Farrington Highway fronting Waipahu High School (see map below) will be closed weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. Side street traffic at the Kahualii Street intersection will also be restricted during those hours.
  • Traffic signals at the intersection of Kahualii Street will be temporarily shut down on Tuesday, September 16 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Special duty police officers will be stationed at the intersection to direct traffic.
  • The westbound left-turn pockets of Farrington Highway at Paiwa and Kahualii streets will be shortened 24 hours a day, seven days a week during construction

 

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Sunday, September 14 to Thursday, September 18
H-1/H-2 Freeways near Leeward Community College

Two soundbound lanes of the H-2 Freeway approaching the Waiawa Interchange (H-1/H-2 merge) will be closed overnight between 8:30 p.m. and 4 a.m. for utility work.

 

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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.

Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation