Signal Work Slated for Kuakini Heights Traffic Signal

The Department of Public Works Traffic Division will be working on the traffic signals at the La’aloa Avenue and Kuakini Highway. (Highway 11) intersection, on Wednesday, August 9, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., weather conditions permitting.

The upgrade involves installing wireless vehicle detection sensors in the roadway on all three approaches and programing the traffic signals to optimize traffic flow.  The intersection will remain open and the Traffic Division will work on one approach at a time with Special off-duty police officers supporting them in directing motorists around the lane they are working in.  Motorists are advised to expect delays and are encouraged to use alternate routes.