DPW warns motorists about lane closures, ongoing construction


The Department of Public Works is advising motorists to drive cautiously through ongoing lane closures and construction zones this weekend.

Construction activities are ongoing along Route 3 from just north of Route 28 to Potts Junction. Activities along Chalan Lumasa at the Route 3 intersection will require temporary lane shifts and diversions.

On Jan. 3 and 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., construction activities at the intersection of Route 3 and Mabolo Drive require Mabolo Drive to be closed. Traffic will be routed to Chalan Lumasu. Motorists are advised to follow the posted detour signs.

Until Saturday, Jan. 4, the DPW contractor will continue installing traffic sensor loops along the Route 8/10/16 Intersection. There will be intermittent lane closures and lane shifts from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Hawaiian Rock Products (HRP) will continue performing surveying and layout on Harmon Industrial Park Road from Black Construction to the IT&E office intersection.

On Friday, Jan. 3 and Saturday, Jan. 4, HRP will be milling and paving along Tun Joaquin Flores Street (from Harmon Industrial Park Road behind K-Mart to Carrier Office). There will be intermittent lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Motorists are urged to observe all posted speed limits and construction signs, and carefully heed flaggers.