West Oahu/Farrington Highway Traffic Update | Week of November 23, 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 (see map below) 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.
Street off Kualakai Parkway
One eastbound lane of Keahumoa Street is closed 24/7 for column work.
Monday through Friday lane closures. No work scheduled on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28.
Old Fort Weaver Road to Leoku Street
The outside lanes of Farrington Highway near the Kunia Road overpass and the northbound lane of Leoku Street are closed Monday through Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 6 a.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 are closed 24/7 until the end of the year for shaft and column construction. The outside lanes of Farrington Highway will be closed overnight from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Leokane Street to Pupukahi Street
The northbound lane of Pupukahi Street is closed Monday through Wednesday between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.
Waipahu Depot Road to Mokuola Street
The eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway are closed weeknights between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. Eastbound left turns from Farrington Highway onto Mokuola Street will be restricted weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Moloalo Street to Kahualii Street
- Traffic will be contraflowed along Farrington Highway (see map below). Two eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway are open weekdays from 5 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Two westbound lanes are open from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Left-turns are restricted at the Paiwa Street intersection
- Left turns at Moloalo Street are restricted weekdays between 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
- The eastbound inside lane of Farrington Highway is closed weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Sunday through Wednesday between 8 p.m. and 4 a.m. No work scheduled on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28.
Two southbound lanes of the H-2 Freeway approaching the Waiawa Interchange (H-1/H-2 merge) are closed overnight Sunday through Thursday. 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.