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

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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

  • Mobile, single-lane closure westbound March 22 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Single-lane closure eastbound March 24 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge Tunnel, I-664

  • Alternating, single-lane closures southbound March 21-22 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Single-lane closure northbound March 23 from 9 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):
    • March 20 from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • March 21-24 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • March 25-26 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.

I-64, Chesapeake:

  • Intermittent stoppages on I-64 in both directions between Military Highway George Washington Highway (exit 297) and the High Rise Bridge March 20 and March 26 from 5-10 a.m.
  • Triple-lane closures on I-64 east between the Twin Bridges and Indian River Road (exit 286B) March 21-23 from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m., including intermittent stoppages starting at 11 p.m.

I-64, Express Lanes:

  • Full consecutive closure in both directions March 25 at 11 p.m. through March 27 at 3 p.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 from George Washington Highway (Route 17) north to I-64 west:  
    • March 22 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Continuous closure beginning as early as Wednesday, March 23, at 9 p.m., through 5 a.m. on Thursday, April 14. Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3qc2gqL 
  •  Alternating, single-lane closures in both directions on I-64 between I-664 north/Route 13/Route 58 (exit 299) and Shell Road (overpass), March 21-27 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Interstate 264 (I-264)

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

  • New traffic pattern in place with the opening of a new off-ramp from I-264 east to northbound Newtown Road (exit 15b). Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3IZCvSd
  • Alternating, multi-lane closures on I-264 in both directions from Newtown Road (exit 15) to Witchduck Road (exit 16) March 20-26 from 7 p.m. until as late as 10 a.m.
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the I-264 east collector-distributor road (outside set) from Newtown Road (exit 15) to Witchduck Road (exit 16) on March 20 and March 23-26 from as early as 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Alternating, double-lane closures on I-64 east at the I-264 interchange March 20 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the ramp from I-64 west to I-264 east (exit 284b)
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on I-264 west between Witchduck Road (exit 16) and Newtown Road (exit 15) on March 18 at 7 p.m. to March 21 at 5 a.m. and on March 25 at 7 p.m. to March 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:
    • March 18 at 7 p.m. through March 21 at 5 a.m.
    • March 25 at 7 p.m. through March 28 at 5 a.m.

Interstate 664 (I-664)

I-664, Hampton:

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

Other Notable Closures

Laskin Road, Virginia Beach:

Route 143, James City County:

  • Consecutive single-lane closure on Route 143 (Merrimac Trail) east in the vicinity of Route 238 (Yorktown Road) March 14 through May 21. 

Route 199, York County:

  • Full closure of the on-ramp from Route 199 west (Newman Road) to I-64 west March 21-25 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 

Route 258, Isle of Wight County:

  • Full closure of Route 258 (Prince Boulevard) in both directions between Route 460 (Windsor Boulevard) and Route 603 (Blackwater Road) at the railroad crossing, starting at 7 a.m. on March 21 through midnight on March 27.  

Route 460, Isle of Wight County/Southampton Counties:

  • Intermittent stoppages on Route 460 between Winston Drive and Tucker Swamp March 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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