Work at busy intersection begins

Work at the Puunene Avenue-Kuihelani Highway-Airport Access Road intersection to widen lanes and shoulders and to install a new traffic signal system began this week and should be completed by the end of the month, the state Department of Transportation said.

Work will be occurring 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays, except state holidays. Motorists are advised to exercise caution through the work area.

Maui Kupono Builders received the $2.1 million project, the DOT Highways Program Status website said.

The work also includes restriping, relocation of overhead utilities and installation of lighting, a public notice said.

For more information, contact Maui Kupono Builders at 242-8180.