TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews to close portion of Pali Highway on Saturda - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crews to close portion of Pali Highway on Saturday night

KANEOHE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A portion of the Pali Highway will be closed in the Honolulu-bound direction starting Saturday night, according to the state Department of Transportation.

The DOT said it will shut down the area between Kamehameha Highway and Waokanaka Street from 7 p.m. Saturday until 7 a.m. on Sunday for routine tunnel cleaning and maintenance.

Only city buses and emergency vehicles will be permitted through this area.

Drivers are asked to take alternate routes such as the Likelike Highway, H-3 Freeway or Kalanianaole Highway.

Roadwork is weather permitting.

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