Starting today, weather permitting, Tuesday December 10, one lane, one-way travel only in the southern direction (Puna bound) will be in effect Monday-Friday from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. This will be in effect until the end of December 2013.
The new traffic pattern will start from the Aupuni Street intersection and end at Wailoa/Waiākea Stream Bridge next to Hale Maile condominium.
Normal traffic patterns will continue on Kīlauea Avenue from Hale Maile condominium.
The Aupuni Street/Kīlauea Avenue intersection will be temporarily closed to motorists on Tuesday, December 10 during the construction hours of 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
Street parking will be available to merchants within the construction zone during roadwork with the exception of Tuesday, December 10. Businesses will remain open during construction.
Normal traffic patterns will be restored after roadwork.
Kīlauea Avenue Roadwork update for December 11:
One-Way, One-Lane in the Puna direction (south bound) starts at the Aupuni Street intersection and ends at the south end of the Wailoa/Waiākea Stream Bridge. This is in effect 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Monday to Friday, until the end of this month.
The Aupuni Street/ Kīlauea Avenue intersection is open for left turns from Aupuni Street on to Kīlauea Avenue for Puna bound motorists.
Right turns from Aupuni Street on to Kīlauea Avenue are also permitted.
Normal traffic patterns are restored after roadwork is completed for the day.
No Street parking from Aupuni Street intersection to the Wailoa/Waiākea Stream Bridge as roadwork shifts from the makai to mauka lanes throughout the day. Street parking will be restored soon.
The roadwork is pau for today on Kīilauea Avenue from Aupuni Street intersection to the south end of the Wailoa/Waiākea Stream Bridge. The road was restored to normal traffic patterns as of 2:30 PM.
Tomorrow, Thursday, December 12, roadwork resumes from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Kīlauea Avenue will revert back to a ONE-WAY ONE-LANE IN THE PUNA DIRECTION.