Update 6/21/21: Makaha Bridge, Free Wi-Fi

GREAT NEWS! DOT APPLYING FOR GRANT TO REALIGN FARRINGTON HIGHWAY MAUKA AT MAKAHA BEACH; DOT TO PROVIDE FREE WIFI AND DEVICES TO NANAKULI & WAIANAE RESIDENTS; AND MAKAHA BRIDGE VIRTUAL PUBLIC MEETING TO BE HELD JUNE 23

In response to community concerns, the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) plans to apply for a RAISE grant for the Makaha Surfing Beach highway realignment project, which would move the highway further mauka behind the canoe halau and bathroom. DOT estimates that the realignment will cost approximately $75m. They will hopefully know if the grant is approved by around the end of the year.

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