HILO, February 8, 2016 – The County of Hawai‘i Department of Public Works announces that its contractor Isemoto Contracting Co., Ltd. will be transporting 80 foot long concrete girders from Jas W Glover base yard on Leilani Street to the Kapi’olani Street Extension project between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:30 pm on February 16, 17, and 18.
Route #1 will start from Jas W. Glover on Leilani Street, left onto Kanoelehua Avenue (Highway11), right onto East Lanikāula Street, and straight up to the intersection of Kapi’olani Street and West Lanikāula Street, then right into the jobsite.
Route #2 will continue from the Kapi’olani Street and West Lanikāula Street intersection uphill on West Lanikāula which transitions to Kumukoa Street, then to the Mohouli Street and Kumukoa Street intersection, right onto Mohouli Street, and down to the intersection of Kapi’olani Street and Mohouli Street, then right on into the jobsite.
Motorists are advised to drive with caution and expect delays as police escorts will have to block the entire roadway to allow for the large transport truck to make the necessary turns. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes and plan accordingly.
The County of Hawaii Department of Public Works apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause and thanks the community for their patience and understanding.
If you have any questions, contact Isemoto Contracting Co., Ltd. at 935-7194, or Barett Otani, Information and Education Specialist, at (808) 961-8787.