LIHU`E, KAUA`I (Ben Caxton) — Portions of Eiwa Street will be closed for reconstruction work starting on June 14. Part of Phase 2 of the Lihu`e Town Core Mobility and Revitalization project, the scope of reconstruction work for Eiwa Street consists of demolition and grading for sidewalks, parking, and driveway parking; installation of drainage structures and improvements; and roadway reconstruction. A temporary traffic detour will be available utilizing Hardy and Umi streets to enter Rice Street. Work is expected to continue through at least August 15. Motorists are encouraged to allow for extra travel time when driving near the work areas, use alternate routes, and to observe and follow all construction traffic controls. Please exercise caution when commuting through the work areas.