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On The Road: This Week’s Road Closures (Nov 27, 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:

  • Single-lane closure eastbound Nov. 30 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Single-lane closures westbound Dec. 1-2 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Full closure eastbound Dec. 5 from 2-3 a.m. and westbound from 3-4 a.m. for tide gate testing.

High Rise Bridge:

  • Single-lane closure eastbound Dec. 2 and Dec. 3 from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.

James River Bridge, Route 17

  • Alternating, mobile, single-lane closures in both directions:
    • Nov. 30 to Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Dec. 1-2 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 Widening Segment III Project, York County:

  • All three newly completed westbound lanes on I-64 between Route 199/Newman Road (exit 234) in Lightfoot to Route 199/Humelsine Parkway (exit 242) opened to traffic Nov. 24. Click here for full news release:https://conta.cc/3CISAYt
  • 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. 29 from noon to 3 p.m. and as early as 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • 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. 30 to Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and as early as 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

I-64, Newport News:

  • Brief, intermittent stoppages in both directions at Fort Eustis Boulevard (exit 250A/B) Dec. 4-5 from 5-11 a.m. 

I-64, Hampton

  • Alternating, single-lane closures on the off-ramp from I-64 west to I-664 south (exit 264A):.
    • Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Dec. 3-4 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 on I-64 in both directions from South Military Highway (exit 297) to Shell Road (overpass) Nov. 29 to Dec. 6 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Double-lane closure on I-64 east from Battlefield Boulevard (exit 290) to Great Bridge Boulevard (exit 291) on Nov. 30 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Triple-lane closure on I-64 east from Greenbrier Parkway (exit 289) to I-464 on Dec. 1 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
  • Single-lane closure on I-64 west from Shell Road (overpass) to the High Rise Bridge on Dec. 1 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. 
    • Full directional closures with detours of I-64, as well as full ramp closures, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. on the following dates: 
    • Full closure of I-64 west (towards Virginia Beach) at Route 17/George Washington Highway (exit 296) Thursday, Dec. 2
    • Full closure of I-64 east (towards Suffolk) at I-464 (exit 291A) Friday, Dec. 3
    • Full closure of the on-ramp from northbound George Washington Highway to I-64 west on Dec. 2
    • Full closure of the on-ramp from southbound George Washington Highway to I-64 west on Dec. 2 
    • Full closure of the on-ramp from I-464 north to I-64 east on Dec. 3 
    • Full closure of the off-ramp from I-464 south to I-64 east on Dec. 3

Click here for the full traffic alert: https://conta.cc/3I28wsL

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. 29 to Dec. 4 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 Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. to Dec. 6 at 5 a.m.
  • Single-lane closure on I-64 east at the I-264 interchange Nov. 29 to Dec. 4 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Interstate 564 (I-564)

I-64, Norfolk:

  • Consecutive, double-lane closures on I-564 in both directions Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. through Dec. 6 at 4 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):
    • Nov. 29 to Dec. 2 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Dec. 3-4 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. 29 to Dec. 2 from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • Dec. 3-4 from 6 p.m. to 11 a.m.

Other Notable Closures

Laskin Road, Virginia Beach:

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