Traffic Report: March 4, 2016

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Today

Pfc. Juan Acosta, assigned to Charlie Battery, 3rd Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, places a 155MM round onto the feed tray of a M777 Howitzer during a live-fire certification at Area X-ray, Schofield Barracks, Nov. 17

Pfc. Juan Acosta, assigned to Charlie Battery, 3rd Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, places a 155MM round onto the feed tray of a M777 Howitzer during a live-fire certification at Area X-ray, Schofield Barracks, Nov. 17.

Big Guns — Artillery training that began on Tuesday continues throughout March. It may be loud at times due to atmospheric conditions. For the community’s awareness, the training is as follows. Please note, all training dates are subject to change based on environmental and other factors:
• March 1-11: Army artillery training
• March 5-6: Army mortar training
• March 8-13: Army mortar, artillery and aerial gunnery training
• March 14-18: Marine Corps mortar and artillery training
• March 16-17: Army demolitions training
• March 28-31: Marine Corps mortar and artillery training
Should individuals hear noise, there is no immediate danger. Weather, such as overcast conditions, can increase noise and vibrations.
The military services in Hawaii appreciate the community’s understanding and continued support of local service members and families. While sometimes loud, the sounds of training represent how the military ensures the nation’s service members are ready to accomplish the mission and return home safely.
To report concerns related to noise or training, community members can call the garrison noise concern line at 656-3487 or email usaghi.comrel@gmail.com. The USAG-HI Public Affairs Office responds to all reported concerns during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Map courtesy HDOT

Map courtesy HDOT

Road Repair — A HDOT repair began work, Tuesday, on Kamehameha Highway near Kaaawa, after the road suffered damage due to high surf action Feb. 27. Work is expected to be completed by today. To expedite repairs, crews will work from 7 a.m-6 p.m., daily.

The northbound or makai lane on Kamehameha Highway near Kaaawa Valley Road and Kanenelu Beach in Kaaawa will remain closed 24 hours a day. Traffic will continue to be contraflowed in the southbound or mauka lane, with flaggers on location 24 hours a day to assist with traffic flow, until the repairs are finished.

The public is urged to drive with caution in the area. Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible.

Weekly lane closure information is posted at the HDOT website at http://hidot.hawaii.gov/highways/roadwork/oahu.

The HDOT weekend road advisory for Oahu follows.

— H-1 FREEWAY —

1) WAIPAHU (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Up to four lanes closed on the H-1 Freeway in both directions between the Kamehameha Highway Overpass and the Waiawa Road Overpass on Sunday night, Mar. 6, through Friday morning, Mar. 11, from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m., for the rail project.

The number of lanes closed will vary depending on the location of the roadwork.

For more information, please visit the project website for The Rail at www.honolulutransit.org/.

2) WAIPAHU (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Closure of the Waipahu Off-Ramp (Exit 8B) from the H-1 Freeway in the westbound direction on Sunday night, Mar. 6, through Friday morning, Mar. 11, from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for the rail project.

— H-201 MOANALUA FREEWAY —

1) HALAWA (WEEKEND WORK)
Lane closures on the H-201 Moanalua Freeway in the eastbound direction between the Kahuapaani Street Overpass and the Middle Street Overpass on Saturday, Mar. 5, from 5 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., for medial repairs.

— FARRINGTON HIGHWAY —

1) PEARL CITY (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Closure of the Farrington Highway westbound off-ramp to the northbound H-2 Freeway on Sunday night, Mar. 6, through Friday morning, Mar. 11, from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for the rail project.

2) PEARL CITY (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Lane closures on Farrington Highway in westbound direction between Waiawa Road and the Kamehameha Highway Overpass on Sunday night, Mar. 6, through Friday morning, Mar. 11, from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for the rail project.

3) WAIPAHU (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Closure of the Farrington Highway eastbound off-ramp to the H-1 Freeway on Sunday night, Mar. 6, through Friday morning, Mar. 11, from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for the rail project.

4) WAIPAHU (WEEKEND WORK)
Honolulu Rail Transit will be working on Farrington Highway this week at various locations.

— KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY —

1) WAHIAWA (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Alternating single lane closure on Kamehameha Highway in both directions at the Karsten Thot Bridge between Kilani Avenue and Whitmore Avenue on Friday night, Mar. 4, through Saturday morning, Mar. 5, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., for bridge repairs. Traffic will be contraflowed through the remaining open lane. The bridge height clearance has been reduced to 12 feet.

For additional information, visit the project website at www.rrkarstenthot.com/ or call the project hotline at (808) 518-4576.
— NIMITZ HIGHWAY —

1) KALIHI (WEEKEND WORK)
Right lane closure on Nimitz Highway in the westbound direction between Waiakamilo Road and Puuhale Road on Saturday, Mar. 5, from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., for electrical work.

— LILIHA STREET —

1) HONOLULU (WEEKEND WORK)
Two lane closures on Liliha Street in the northbound direction between North King Street and Vineyard Boulevard on Friday, Mar. 11, through Sunday, Mar. 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily, for roadway reconstruction. Traffic will be contraflowed to provide one lane open for use in both directions. Left turns will be restricted at all times.

— MIDDLE STREET —

1) KALIHI (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Alternating lane closure on Middle Street in both directions between North King Street and Kamehameha Highway on Friday night, Mar. 4, through Saturday morning, Mar. 5, and Monday night, Mar. 7, through Saturday morning, Mar. 12, from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for the Middle Street Pavement Reconstruction project. Traffic will be contraflowed.

There will also be a 24/7 southbound median lane closure and sidewalk closure on the west side of Middle Street. Signage will be posted instructing pedestrians to use the east sidewalk.

— FORT WEAVER ROAD —

1) EWA BEACH (WEEKEND/NIGHT WORK)
Closure of the Fort Weaver Road ramps to Farrington Highway on Sunday night, Mar. 6, through Friday morning, Mar. 11, from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., nightly, for the rail project.

·        Southbound Fort Weaver Road to eastbound Farrington Highway
·        Southbound Fort Weaver Road to westbound Farrington Highway
·        Northbound Fort Weaver Road to eastbound Farrington Highway

12 / Saturday

Power Outage — An outage affecting the eastern portion of Schofield Barracks will take place, 1-3 a.m., for the Hawaiian Electric Company to perform meter maintenance.

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16 / Wednesday

One Lane Closure — There will be a one-lane closure, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at Schofield’s McMahon Road until March 23. The additional work is for inspection of the new manhole installed on McMahon Road.

During this time, work will include inspection of the manhole with vacuum and mandrel testing of the manhole. Cones and flag personnel will be onsite for this work. Traffic will be stopped for pedestrians to walk around work area. No holiday work activities

 

18 / Friday

Sheridan & McCornack — There will be a road closure, weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., at the intersection of Schofield’s Cadet Sheridan and McCornack Roads for utility installation. McCornack won’t be accessible from Cadet Sheridan Road, but will be accessible from Hewitt Street and Collier Loop.

The work is scheduled to conclude April 11. The McCornack Road closure will not be closed during the same time as the Trimble Road right turn lane closure.

 

April

 

4 / Monday

Williston Detour — A road closure on Schofield’s Williston Avenue between Cadet Sheridan Road to Reilly Avenue is scheduled to conclude today. Meanwhile, parking lots on Williston are still accessible.

Traffic is being detoured around the construction area through Cadet Sheridan, Menoher Road and Reilly Avenue.

 

30 / Saturday

Lauhala Closures — The road closure along Wheeler’s Lauhala Road in the housing area is scheduled to end today. The completion date of this traffic control plan was impacted by weather and was extended.

 

Ongoing

 

Kubo Closure — Intermittent road closures at Fort Shafter’s Kubo Street, weekdays, 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m., continue until May 13. This construction work will occupy Kubo from Bldg. T-126 to the intersection of Kubo and Funston Road at Bldg. 12.

Kubo Street and the adjacent parking lot will be restricted to contractor equipment for the duration of work in Area X. Palm Circle Drive and Richardson Street will be accessible to the public by means of Hyland Lane.

 

Revised Lyman/Flagler — There are traffic modifications, weekdays, 7 a.m.-4 p.m., at Schofield’s intersection of Lyman and Flagler to widen Lyman Road, add a dedicated left turn lane, and add traffic and pedestrian signals to the intersection, until Aug. 12.

Construction will be phased, so road widening will be performed first, providing an additional lane. The majority of the project will allow traffic to flow in both directions of Lyman and Flagler. Turns will be limited at the intersection to provide two lanes of traffic.

 

Airdrome Road — One-lane road closures along Wheeler’s Airdrome Road from the sewage treatment plant to the flight simulator continue to June 30, weekdays, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., for the installation of new water and sanitary sewer lines.

The extension of this traffic control plan is due to unforeseen conditions with existing water lines.

 

Modified Kubo Flow — There are intermittent, 24-hour road closures at Shafter’s Kubo Street, until May 13. Construction work will occupy Kubo Bldg. T-126 to the intersection of Kubo Street and Funston Road at Bldg. 12. Kubo Street and the adjacent parking lot will be restricted to contractor equipment for the duration of work in Area X.

Palm Circle Drive and Richardson Street will be accessible to the public by means of Hyland Lane.

 

 

 

 

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