Traffic cameras on hold due to APEC

(HONOLULU) - Honolulu's traffic camera network will be temporarily off-line to the public next month for APEC.

The City Department of Transportation will restrict images from traffic cameras at 6:30 p.m. Monday, November 7 through November 14.

Traffic information will continue to be provided to the news media. Urgent alerts and emergency information will be issued using the city's emergency e-mail and text messaging system, known as Nixle.

The city says it is asking for the public's patience and regrets any inconvenience resulting from these temporary security precautions.

Information will also be provided via the city's twitter and facebook accounts, which can be found at

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