Motorists should expect delays starting Wednesday as tree trimming and shoulder maintenance work gets underway on Palani Road in Kailua-Kona.
The Department of Public Works Highways Division will perform the road shoulder maintenance work on Palani Road between Konalani Street and Ane Keohokalole Highway, just below the overpass, through Sept. 16. Work will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., weather permitting.
While the work is being performed traffic will be reduced to one lane of alternating travel, according to the county. Traffic control personnel will direct traffic and motorists are advised to drive with caution in the work zone.
For more information, call the Highways Division at 961-8349.