TRAFFIC ALERT: Archaeological survey work to shut down Honolulu lanes

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) is informing drivers that archaeological survey work continues this week for the rail transit project.

Motorists are advised of lane closures related to the survey work being conducted in the Kalihi, downtown Honolulu, and Kakaako areas.

Work will require lane closures during non-peak traffic hours, including possible night work in approved areas. 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.

Work for the week of Monday, April 16 will take place at the following locations:

-Kamehameha Highway (in Kalihi) between Middle Street and Puuhale Road from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 7:30 p.m. to 3 a.m.

-Dillingham Boulevard between Kokea Street and Alakawa Street from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.

-Punchbowl Street between Pohukaina Street and Ala Moana Boulevard from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.

-Cooke Street between Halekauwila Street and Pohukaina Street from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Motorists are advised to drive with caution and provide a safe distance between themselves and the construction workers and vehicles.

For updates on construction work days and times, visit the project website at or contact our hotline at 566-2299.

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