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On the Road: This Week’s Road Closures (Feb. 26, 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 in both directions Feb. 28 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Single-lane closure westbound March 3 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge Tunnel, I-664

  • Alternating, single-lane closures northbound March 1-2 from as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.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, Hampton

  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the off-ramp from I-64 west to I-664 south (exit 264A):
    • Feb. 27 from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • March 1-3 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • March 4-5 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

  • Alternating, single-lane closures in both directions on I-64 between I-664 north/Route 13/Route 58 (exit 299) and Shell Road (overpass), Feb. 28 through March 6 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Double-lane closure on I-64 west between I-464 (exit 291) and Battlefield Boulevard (exit 290) on Feb. 27 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Ongoing, nightly closure of the on-ramp to I-64 east from George Washington Highway south through March 7 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.  
  • Full closure of the I-64 mainline near Greenbrier Parkway (exit 289), between 11 p.m. and 4 a.m., on Monday, Feb. 28 (eastbound and westbound traffic) and Tuesday, March 1 (eastbound traffic). Traffic will be shifted to the collector-distributor lanes. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3M2M4l6

Interstate 264 (I-264)

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

  • Ongoing, continuous closure of the HOV lane on I-264 west from Independence Boulevard (exit 17) to Witchduck Road (exit 16). Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3GqXElY. Note that this closure will not be in place from Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. to Feb. 28 at 5 a.m.
  • Continuous, single-lane closure on the I-264 east collector-distributor road (outside set) between the I-64 west off-ramp and Newtown Road (exit 15) Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. to Feb. 28 at 5 a.m. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3JXX3KW 
  • Alternating, multi-lane closures on I-264 in both directions from Newtown Road (exit 15) to Witchduck Road (exit 16) Feb. 27 to March 6 from 7 p.m. until as late as 10 a.m.
  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures on I-64 east at the I-264 interchange on Feb. 27 to March 5 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Continuous, double-lane closure on I-264 west between Witchduck Road (exit 16) and Newtown Road (exit 15) on March 4 at 7 p.m. to March 7 at 5 a.m.
  • Continuous, single-lane closure on I-264 west from Independence Boulevard (exit 17) to Newtown Road (exit 15) from Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. to Feb. 28 at 5 a.m.

Interstate 564 (I-564)

I-564, Norfolk

  • Consecutive, double-lane closures on I-564 east between the runway tunnel and Terminal Boulevard:
    • Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. through Feb. 28 at 5 a.m.
    • March 4 at 7 p.m. through March 7 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. 27 to March 3 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. 27 from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 28 to March 1 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • March 2-3 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • March 4-5 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. 27 from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Feb. 28 to March 3 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • March 4-5 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.

Other Notable Closures

Laskin Road, Virginia Beach:

Route 164, Portsmouth

  • Full closure of Route 164 westbound between Cedar Lane and Towne Point Road Feb. 27 to March 3 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

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