Wednesday, February 21, 2024

VDOT’s Weekly Hampton Roads Lane Closures Report

James River Bridge. (Photo courtesy VDOT)

HAMPTON ROADS — VDOT’s list of full closures of interstates, ramps, bridges and primary roads, and single-lane closures at the bridge-tunnels for the week of Dec. 10-16.

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

Bridges and Tunnels

Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel, I-64: 

  • Full directional closure Dec. 10 eastbound from 2-3 a.m. and westbound from 3-4 a.m. for routine tide gate testing. View the full traffic alert here.
  • Mobile, single-lane closure eastbound Dec. 14 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel, I-664: 

  • Alternating, single-lane closures from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.:
    • Northbound Dec. 10-11 and Dec. 13-14
    • Southbound Dec. 11
  • Single-lane closures southbound Dec. 10-14 from as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Berkley Bridge, I-264: 

  • Mobile, single-lane closure in both directions Dec. 12 from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m.
  • Double-lane closures westbound Dec. 10 and Dec. 14-17 from as early as 7 p.m. to as late as 6 a.m.

James River Bridge, Route 17: 

  • Brief, intermittent stoppages in both directions:
    • Dec. 10-14 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Dec. 11-15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Single-lane closures in both directions:
    • Dec. 11-14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Dec. 11-14 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures in both directions Dec. 13-14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

George P. Coleman Bridge, Route 17: 

  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures in both directions Dec. 12-13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

HRBT Expansion Project:

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

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).


Southside Widening, High Rise Bridge Expansion:

Hampton Roads Express Lanes:  


  • Full closure of the off-ramp from I-64 west to Armistead Avenue/LaSalle Avenue (exit 265B) Dec. 11-15 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. View the full traffic alert here.
  • Brief, intermittent stoppages on I-64 in both directions near Rip Rap Road Dec. 14 from 11:59 p.m. to 4 a.m.
  • Long-term, continuous single-lane closure on I-64 in both directions, reducing travel lanes from three to two lanes between Settlers Landing Road/Woodland Road (exit 267) and LaSalle Avenue (exit 265), with I-64 west traffic shifted to the I-64 east lanes. View the full traffic alert here.

Norfolk, Reversible Roadway 

  • Full closure in both directions:
    • from 8 p.m. Dec. 8 until 3 a.m. Dec. 11
    • Dec. 11-15 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    • Dec. 11-14 from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.
    • from 8 p.m. Dec. 15 until 3 a.m. Dec. 18

For information on the many other lane closures necessary for maintenance and construction throughout Hampton Roads, visit, download the 511VA smartphone app, or dial 511.

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