A portion of Kaupakalua Road in Haiku will be closed to traffic on Saturday, March 27, 2021, for pavement reconstruction work, the Department of Public Works announced. The road closure is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The full road closure will affect Kaupakalua Road from Lepo Street to Maluaina Place.
Road closure detour locations are at Ulumalu, the 5 Corners intersection and East Kuiaha Road. Motorists are asked to use alternative routes through the area.
Maui Paving LLC is the contractor on the second phase of a project to reconstruct Kaupakalua Road from East Kuiaha Road to Hana Highway. Work on the project began in early October. Completion is set for late June.
Work includes removing existing pavement and installing new reinforced asphalt concrete pavement. Other work involves installing new pavement striping and markers, adjusting manholes and covers, removing and replacing guardrails and road signs.
For more information, call 270-7745.