HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - APEC heads to West Oahu Sunday morning for the leaders meeting.
Residents can expect major delays as motorcades carrying APEC dignitaries leave Waikiki for meetings at Ko'olina.
The temporary freeway closures begin around 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.
Here is a look at the Closures & restrictions for Koolina.
.W. Marriott Ihilani Ko Olina Area Road Closures/Parking:
Impact for this area will begin at approximately 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, and continue through approximately 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13.
Road Closures: The closures will begin at approximately 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, and continue through approximately 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13. All of the following areas will be posted with "Emergency No Parking" signage. Fencing and other physical barriers will also be in place as will uniformed law enforcement officers. Vehicular traffic in the restricted zones will be limited to vehicles with a law enforcement/public safety function.
Pedestrian traffic inside the restricted areas will be limited to residents and owners/employees of local businesses that fall within the secure area. Government issued photo identification, such as a driver's license, non-driver photo identification or passport will be required to gain access.
- Ko Olina Exit (WEST) Ramp from Farrington Highway from 12:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
- Olani Street
Restricted Parking Zone: All affected areas will be posted with "Emergency No Parking" signage. The restrictions will begin at November 12 and discontinue on November 13 at 11:59 p.m. However, due to ongoing preparations in the area; some streets may be utilized by vendors related to the event starting as early as November 7. This start time will be reflected on the "Emergency No Parking" signs. Drivers should use caution in parking in these areas during this period and ensure they are not in a work zone.
- Ali'inui Drive
- Olani Street
- Koio Drive
- Kamoana Place
Pedestrian Screening: Pedestrians who approach the secure perimeter fencing around the J.W. Marriott Ko Olina will be subject to a visual inspection for weapons.
Residents/Businesses near the J.W. Marriott Ihilani Ko Olina: Impact for this area will begin at approximately 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, and continue through approximately 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 13.
For Kai Lani residents/guests (ONLY). Vehicular traffic requiring access to this community will utilize the Ko Olina exit ramp from Farrington Highway, EASTBOUND and proceed to the Kai Lani community entry point via Ali'inui Drive.
Vehicle traffic exiting the Kai Lani community will be directed toward Farrington Highway, EASTBOUND and ramp ONLY. All exiting non-emergency traffic will be restricted during APEC motorcade movements.
ALL VEHICULAR TRAFFIC REQUIRING ACCESS TO THE KO OLINA COMMUNITY WILL BE UTILIZING FARRINGTON HIGHWAY (EAST) AND KOIO DRIVE ENTRANCE. THERE WILL BE UNRESTRICTED ACCESS UNTIL SECURITY CHECKPOINT.