No future likely for popular Kainaliu turnaround

A turnaround in Kainaliu has been blocked by traffic stanchions since 2013. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
September 2011 Google street view of the turnaround at the southern end of Kainaliu.

HILO —A petition signed by about 200 people is asking Mayor Harry Kim’s administration to reopen a popular Kainaliu turnaround that helped drivers negotiate left turns on busy Mamalahoa Highway.