Trimming traffic: Bill to widen Kuakini Highway passes first committee hearing

  • Traffic backs up near the Kuakini Highway and Lako Street intersection on Tuesday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Traffic backs up near the Kuakini Highway and Lako Street intersection on Tuesday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Kona traffic is a nightmare.