EAST MAUI (KHNL) - Hana Highway will be getting a $3 million traffic and safety improvement.
Governor Linda Lingle released $3,565,000 for construction on two locations on the highway.
Lingle says the projects will benefit Maui drivers and allow for faster and safer commutes.
The Hana and Haleakala Highway intersection will receive traffic improvements. The project will alleviate traffic on Hana Highway in the west and eastbound directions during morning and afternoon peak hours. Construction is scheduled to begin in March 2009 and be completed in December 2010.