‘Optimist’ official: Kalanianaole construction on schedule

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Contractors dig through the ground while working on part of Kalanianaole Street in Hilo on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Traffic drives toward Hilo from Keaukaha as part of Kalanianaole Street remains closed for construction on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

County officials have once again assured that work on Kalanianaole Avenue will be completed this year.