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News Releases

Headlines from the last 7 days are listed below. To view additional news, please go to the Press Releases main page.

Thursday, October 20, 2016
Work to improve Kōloa Road set to begin Monday, Oct. 24
KOLOA - County officials announced that work on the guardrail and other safety improvements along Kōloa Road are set to begin on Monday, October 24. The project is expected to be completed by the beginning of November.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Committee on the Status of Women to “Paint the Town Pink” on Wednesday

LĪHU‘E – The Kaua‘i Committee on the Status of Women (KCSW) invites the public to help them “Paint the Town Pink” in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The annual walk will start from the Līhu‘e Civic Center Moikeha Building on Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 11:15 a.m. 

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Early voting at Lihue Neighborhood Center starting Oct. 25
LIHUE – The Elections Division of the Office of the County Clerk is informing the public that early voting services will be temporarily relocated to the Līhu‘e Neighborhood Center for the 2016 General Elections.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Part of Puhi Road to reopen to two-way traffic starting Oct. 21
PUHI – County officials today announced that phase one of the Puhi Road Rehabilitation project is a little ahead of schedule.

Sunday, October 16, 2016
Partial closure of Haleko Road set for Oct. 21
LĪHU‘E – The public is advised that later this week the westbound lane of Haleko Road between Pua Loke Street and Kukui Grove Street will be closed. The closure will allow for the installation of a new cell phone tower in the vicinity of the Kukui Grove Cinemas. The project is scheduled on Friday, Oct. 21, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., weather permitting.

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Bernard P. Carvalho, Jr.
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