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On the Road: This Week’s Road Closures (Feb. 19, 2022)

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(WYDaily Media)

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, single-lane closures westbound Feb. 23-24 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge Tunnel, I-664

  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures southbound:
    • Feb. 21-22 from as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 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, York County

  • Single-lane closures on I-64 west near the Queen Creek Bridge, between Route 199/Humelsine Parkway (exit 242) and Route 143/Camp Peary (exit 238), Feb. 21-24 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-64, Hampton

  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the off-ramp from I-64 west to I-664 south (exit 264A):
    • Feb. 20 from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 21-24 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 25-26 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.

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

For a full list of ongoing traffic impacts and lane closures, visit the project traffic alerts page: 64highrise.org/news_and_traffic_alerts/lane_closures.asp

  • Full closure of the on-ramp to I-64 east from George Washington Highway south Feb. 22 to March 4 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Full closure of the off-ramp from I-64 west to Battlefield Boulevard south (exit 290B) Feb. 21-22 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Closure of the collector-distributor lanes on I-64 west near Battlefield Boulevard Feb. 21-22 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on I-64 west between I-664 north/Route 13/Route 58 (exit 299) and Shell Road (overpass), Feb. 20-27, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Double-lane closure on I-64 east between Greenbrier Parkway (exit 289) and Battlefield Boulevard (exit 290) on Feb. 23-24, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

For more information about the above traffic impacts, read the full alert here: https://conta.cc/3LJL0Cv

Interstate 264 (I-264)

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

  • Ongoing, consecutive closure of the HOV lane on I-264 west from Independence Boulevard (exit 17) to Witchduck Road (exit 16), for approximately six weeks. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3GqXElY
  • Alternating, multi-lane closures on I-264 in both directions from Newtown Road (exit 15) to Witchduck Road (exit 16) Feb. 20-26 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) on Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. to Feb. 28 at 5 a.m.
  • Traffic shift at the flyover ramp from I-64 west to mainline I-264 east (exit 284B) starting as early as Sunday, Feb. 20, at 9 p.m.

Interstate 564 (I-564)

I-564, Norfolk

  • Consecutive, double-lane closures on I-564 east between the runway tunnel and Terminal Boulevard:
    • Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. through Feb. 21 at 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. through Feb. 28 at 5 a.m.

Interstate 664 (I-664)

I-664, Chesapeake:

  • Full closure of the on-ramp from Route 58 south to I-664 south Feb. 20-24 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-664, Suffolk:

  • Full closure of the off-ramp from I-664 south to Route 17 west (James River Bridge/Bridge Road) (exit 9) Feb. 20-24 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 

I-664, Hampton:

  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the off-ramp from I-664 north to I-64 east (exit 1B):
    • Feb. 20 from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 21-24 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 25-26 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):
    • Feb. 20 from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 23-24 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 25-26 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.

Other Notable Closures

Laskin Road, Virginia Beach:

  • Ongoing closure of a portion of Fremac Drive. Click here for the full traffic Ongoing closure of a portion of Fremac Drive. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3CNIOFi 

Route 143, James City County:

  • Single-lane closures in both directions on Route 143 (Merrimac Trail) Feb. 21-25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Route 460, Isle of Wight/Southampton Counties

  • Alternating, single-lane closures in both directions between Tucker Swamp Road and Yellow Hammer Road Feb. 21-24 from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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