HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The state Department of Transportation (DOT) is advising Oahu motorists of road closures on Vineyard Boulevard on Sunday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., for the Vineyard Boulevard resurfacing project.
Closures will be in the areas Punchbowl St. intersection, Palama St. intersection, and Nuuanu Ave. intersection for road repaving and restriping work.
Construction at the Punchboowl St. intersection and tentative work at the Nuuanu Ave. intersection will be in both directions and include reconstruction of weakened pavement, cold planning and repaving.
Construction at the Palama St. intersection will be in the eastbound direction and includes temporary striping.
Motorists are advised to expect traffic delays and use the H-1 freeway, Beretania St. and King St. as alternate routes.
This project includes reconstructing weakened pavement areas, replacing damaged curbs, gutters and sidewalks, installing new bus pads and loop detectors and replacing existing traffic signal heads with new, energy-efficient, LED optical units.