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On The Road: This Week’s Road Closures (Nov 6, 2021)

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REGIONAL — Welcome to On the Road! This column will have your weekly lane closures and roadwork reports for this coming week.

The list below covers full closures of interstates, ramps, bridges and primary roads, and single-lane closures at the bridge-tunnels and the Coleman, High Rise and James River bridges.

Scheduled closures are subject to change based on weather conditions and other factors.

NOTE: This list covers full closures of interstates, ramps, bridges and primary roads, and lane closures at the bridge-tunnels and the Berkley, Coleman, High Rise and James River bridges.

For information on traffic, maintenance and construction in Hampton Roads, visit the Virginia Department of Transportation’s 511 website, download the 511VA smartphone app or dial 511.

Bridges & Tunnels

Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel, I-64:

  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures westbound Nov. 8-9 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge Tunnel, I-664:

  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures southbound:
    • Nov. 10 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Single-lane closure northbound Nov. 10 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

High Rise Bridge, I-64:

  • Single-lane closures eastbound Nov. 9 from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.

James River Bridge, Route 17

  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures in both directions Nov. 9-10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

George P. Coleman Memorial Bridge, Route 17:

  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures in both directions Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion Project:

  • For lane closures and project updates related to the HRBT Expansion Project, visit HRBTExpansion.org.

Elizabeth River Tunnels (Downtown/Midtown Tunnels):

  • Go to Elizabeth River Tunnels for maintenance schedules on the Downtown Tunnel (I-264), Midtown Tunnel (U.S. 58) and MLK Expressway (Route 164).

Interstate 64 (I-64)

I-64 Widening Segment III Project, York County:

  • Single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Route 199/Newman Road (exit 234) in Lightfoot to Route 199/Humelsine Parkway (exit 242) as needed Nov. 7-11 starting as early as 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Brief, intermittent stoppages on I-64 west near Route 143/Camp Peary (exit 238) Nov. 10 between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m.
  • A consecutive, long-term full ramp closure and diversion on the existing Route 199/Newman Road west on-ramp to I-64 west in Lightfoot continues. Westbound traffic on Route 199/Newman Road to follow detour signage in place directing motorists to a new temporary median crossover to access the Route 199/Newman Road east on-ramp to I-64 west during the closure.
  • A consecutive, long-term full ramp closure on Route 143/Merrimac Trail north to I-64 west continues. Traffic will follow detour signage in place directing motorists to the Route 143 south on-ramp to I-64 west during the closure.

I-64 Hampton

  • Alternating, single-lane closure on the off-ramp from I-64 west to I-664 south (exit 264A):
    • Nov. 7 from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Nov. 12-13 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.

I-64, Southside Widening, High Rise Bridge Expansion:

  • Full closure on Military Highway at the I-64 overpass Nov. 7-8 and Nov. 11-12 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3BISyPG
  • Full closure of the Great Bridge Boulevard overpass and off-ramp (Exit 292) Nov. 9-11 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3BISyPG
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on I-64 in both directions from Military Highway (exit 297) to the Shell Road overpass Nov. 8-14 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. .

I-64, Express Lanes:

  • Full closure in both directions:
    • Nov. 8 from 9-11:30 a.m.
    • Nov. 10-11 from 8 p.m. to as late as 3 a.m.
    • Nov. 12 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
    • Nov. 13 from 7 p.m. to 11 a.m.

I-64, Virginia Beach/Chesapeake:

  • Triple-lane closures on I-64 west between Indian River Road (exit 286) in Virginia Beach and Battlefield Boulevard (exit 290) in Chesapeake Nov. 12 starting as early as 11 p.m. to as late as 3 a.m., with brief, intermittent stoppages.

I-64, Norfolk:

  • Full closure of the on-ramp from Northampton Boulevard south (Route 13) to I-64 west Nov. 7-11 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Interstate 264 (I-264)

I-64 / I-264 Interchange Improvements Project, Norfolk/Virginia Beach:

  • Alternating, multi-lane closures on I-264 in both directions from Newtown Road (exit 15) to Witchduck Road (exit 16) Nov. 7-14 from 7 p.m. until as late as 10 a.m.
  • Consecutive, double-lane closure on I-264 west between Witchduck Road (exit 16) and Newtown Road (exit 15) from Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. to Nov. 15 at 5 a.m. and from Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. to Nov. 8 at 5 a.m.
  • Progressive, multi-lane and ramp closures at the I-64/I-264 interchange beginning Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. to Nov. 15 at 5 a.m. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3GXJslR

I-264, Norfolk:

  • Full closure of the I-264 west off-ramp to I-64 west (exit 14B) Nov. 7-11 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Full closure of the I-264 east (inside set) off-ramp to I-64 west (exit 14C) Nov. 7-11 from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.

Interstate 564 (I-564)

I-64, Norfolk:

  • Consecutive, double-lane closures on I-564 west between the I-64 west interchange and Terminal Boulevard:
    • Starting Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. through Nov. 8 at 4 a.m.
    • Starting Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. through Nov. 15 at 4 a.m.

Interstate 664 (I-664)

I-664, Hampton:

  • Full ramp closure of the off-ramp from I-664 north to I-64 east (exit 1B) beginning as early as 10 p.m. through 5 a.m.:
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the off-ramp from I-664 north to I-64 east (exit 1B):
    • Nov. 7 from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Nov. 8-11 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Nov. 12-13 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the off-ramp from I-664 north to I-64 west (exit 1A):
    • Nov. 7 from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Nov. 8-11 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Nov. 12-13 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.

Other Notable Closures

Laskin Road, Virginia Beach:

  • Closure of a portion of Fremac Drive beginning as early as Nov. 15. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3CNIOFi

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