HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Maui Department of Public Works has announced that Kahana Nui Bridge will be replaced beginning July 5 to January 27, 2023.

A portion of Lower Honoapiilani Road will be closed for about seven months. Teams will also be working on underground utilities during this time.

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The bridge will be demolished and replaced with a new one with the addition of driveways, sidewalks, curbs, signs and more.

Work is expected to happen Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., not including holidays.

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Traffic will be detoured from Lower Honoapiilani Road and Honoapiilani Highway. Drivers are asked to follow directions of roadway signs and workers during this time.