Fixes unveiled for Waipio road: Three-year effort would be done in phases

Stephen Pause

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Rocky, the Waipio Valley guard, talks with a tour group leader as the tour exits the Waipio Valley Lookout on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. Rocky explained the road to Waipio Valley is closed to help deter visitors from driving down the deteriorating road.

A three-year Hawaii County plan to fully reopen Waipio Valley Road by mitigating its safety hazards was met with little opposition Wednesday.