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Hawaii
« on: November 28, 2018, 04:11:18 AM »

MOD NOTE: Taking a cue from the Northwest and Mountain West boards, I’ve created and stickied this thread as a place for random observations or questions relating to Hawaii—the Pacific Southwest board is dominated by California and Nevada topics, so hopefully this will prompt more discussion about Hawaii. As with the other state threads, if a topic in this thread starts delving into detailed/extended conversation, I’ll likely split that discussion off to a more dedicated thread. —Roadfro
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2019, 11:48:56 PM »

https://www.youtube.com/?reload=7&rdm=3w92d0251#/watch?v=CDLkPJPdIG0


Here is an interesting drive from AM Drive Hike in Hawaii. It is Pilani Highway

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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2019, 11:55:03 PM »

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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2019, 08:58:07 PM »

Anyone know why Interstates in Hawaii have I-H[number], instead of just I-[number] or Interstate [number]
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #4 on: April 07, 2019, 09:11:19 PM »

Interstates in Hawaii are part of a separate Interstate network from the mainland's. The I- prefix is reserved for the lower 48. Hawaii's network uses H-. The unsigned Interstate networks of Alaska and Puerto Rico are respectively A-__ and PRI-__.

Hawaii's Interstates are sometimes referred to as "Interstate H-__" (not "I-H-__"), but more often just by route number with "H" included as part of the route number. Sometimes route markers have hyphens after the H, but usually not.
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #5 on: April 07, 2019, 09:13:50 PM »

Interstates in Hawaii are part of a separate Interstate network from the mainland's. The I- prefix is reserved for the lower 48. Hawaii's network uses H-. The unsigned Interstate networks of Alaska and Puerto Rico are respectively A-__ and PRI-__.

Hawaii's Interstates are sometimes referred to as "Interstate H-__" (not "I-H-__"), but more often just by route number with "H" included as part of the route number. Sometimes route markers have hyphens after the H, but usually not.
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #6 on: May 08, 2019, 01:38:14 AM »

I was in Oahu a week ago, some quick observations:
-HI 61 Pali Hwy crossing between Honolulu and Kaneohe had storm damage back in February, and is only open 5am-9am in the Kaneohe to Honolulu direction and in the opposite direction 3pm-7pm.  It is expected to fully reopen in August.
-Saw quite a few abandoned and stripped cars on the side of some roads, similar to what I saw in Maui a decade ago when their junkyards closed, but not as bad.
-H1 west of HI76 is at 60mph, as is H3 on the Honolulu side of the tunnels.
-This stretch of Kalakaua Ave coming into Waikiki is interesting, one lane goes on the "wrong" side of the divider:
https://www.google.com/maps/@21.288565,-157.8346471,3a,75y,132.39h,95.51t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1scXsa567CCuGRTu3gHYDQ7A!2e0!7i13312!8i6656
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #7 on: January 19, 2020, 10:10:09 PM »


https://www.staradvertiser.com/2020/01/14/breaking-news/dot-crews-receive-tons-of-asphalt-patching-to-plug-weather-related-potholes/



Hawaii to Patch Potholes on Oahu these affected roads are
Kamehameha Highway at Ke Iki Road in Haleiwa; Kamehameha Highway near Foodland in Pupukea; and Likelike Highway in the Kalihi-bound direction before Valley View Drive,
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #8 on: February 07, 2020, 12:09:19 AM »

I’ve become very familiar with H-1, H-2, H-3, H-201 over the past week and I’m noticing a lot of new guide signs in Series D, especially near the western end of H-1. They look good!
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #9 on: March 05, 2020, 11:24:13 PM »

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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #10 on: June 28, 2020, 11:20:53 PM »

A high school friend of mine just posted this short Facebook Live video of his drive through what I assume is Honolulu. Thoughts / observations?

https://www.facebook.com/tnsolomon/videos/10216590726469631/?notif_id=1593290579806042&notif_t=live_video
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #11 on: June 28, 2020, 11:23:54 PM »

A high school friend of mine just posted this short Facebook Live video of his drive through what I assume is Honolulu. Thoughts / observations?

https://www.facebook.com/tnsolomon/videos/10216590726469631/?notif_id=1593290579806042&notif_t=live_video

Not from me, since I don't do Facebook and therefore can't view the video.
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #12 on: July 20, 2020, 01:05:18 AM »

Road to Hana is open again in Maui.

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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #13 on: August 01, 2020, 10:12:34 AM »

https://www.khon2.com/wake-up-2day/social-scene-best-and-worst-roads/


Here is a Study on Hawaii's roads and the study says Hawaii has the 4th worst roads in the USA.


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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #14 on: August 31, 2020, 01:04:30 AM »

Hawaii plans to close a section of I-H3 this week to create a large surge testing site for COVID.


Full news article: https://www.khon2.com/coronavirus/state-will-shut-down-h-3-for-two-days-freeway-will-serve-as-covid-testing-site/

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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #15 on: September 11, 2020, 11:42:29 PM »

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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #16 on: November 21, 2020, 09:04:47 PM »

https://www.kitv.com/story/42917312/likelike-highway-resurfacing-project-continues-through-the-november
Like Like Highway continues the repavement process continues into November 2020.
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Re: Hawaii
« Reply #17 on: November 21, 2020, 09:06:00 PM »

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