Kilauea Avenue rehabilitation set for this spring

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald A woman walks across Keawe Street at Mamo Street in Hilo on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023. Planned to begin this year, the a road project will rehabilitate Kilauea Avenue and Keawe Street by repaving the roadway, installing new sidewalks and ADA-compliant curb ramps, restriping and more, along with associated water and sewer infrastructure updates.

A 2-year-long project to improve Kilauea Avenue in Hilo is expected to begin this spring.