Traffic Delays Expected During Papahawahawa Bridge Installation
Motorists are advised of anticipated delays in Kipahulu during the installation of a temporary bridge.
Work to install the Papahawahawa temporary bridge will take place January 11-15, 2009 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.
The bridge is located at mile marker 46.5 on the Hana Highway between Hana and Kipahulu.
County officials say motorists will experience traffic delays of up to 30 minutes at a time as a result of the intermittent road closures. The public is encouraged to plan accordingly when traveling in the area.
The work is being conducted by the Engineering Division of the County of Maui Department of Public Works.
(Posted by Wendy Osher)