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State postpones lane closures to relieve traffic woes on H-1

By Marcel Honoré

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 03, 2014

~~<p>West Oahu-bound drivers will get a reprieve this week from the latest round of nightly roadwork shutting down Ewa-bound lanes on the H-1 freeway.</p>
<p>On Monday the state Department of Transportation announced it would &quot;postpone&quot; lane closures and roadwork along the Pearl City/Wai&shy;malu off&shy;ramp (Exit 10) and the Wai&shy;pahu off&shy;ramp (Exit 8B) for at least a week. The agency will re-evaluate its approach to the lane closures at the Pearl City viaduct, aiming to ease some of the nighttime traffic caused by the work to widen stretches of the state's busiest highway. DOT will consider rescheduling them or breaking the work up into smaller intervals, department spokes&shy;man Derek Ino&shy;shita said.</p>
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West Oahu-bound drivers will get a reprieve this week from the latest round of nightly roadwork shutting down Ewa-bound lanes on the H-1 freeway.

On Monday the state Department of Transportation announced it would "postpone" lane closures and roadwork along the Pearl City/Wai­malu off­ramp (Exit 10) and the Wai­pahu off­ramp (Exit 8B) for at least a week. The agency will re-evaluate its approach to the lane closures at the Pearl City viaduct, aiming to ease some of the nighttime traffic caused by the work to widen stretches of the state's busiest highway. DOT will consider rescheduling them or breaking the work up into smaller intervals, department spokes­man Derek Ino­shita said. Login for more...



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