Thursday, April 18, 2024

Beat the I-64 construction traffic with this list of lane closures

Crews pour the concrete footing for the median barrier, a quarter of a mile west of the Route 105 Fort Eustis interchange on I-64 for the widening project. (Courtesy VDOT.)
Crews are working to expand Interstate 64 on the Peninsula. (Courtesy VDOT.)

Those on Interstate 64 next week should expect a series of nightly lane closures — and possibly some delays — next week.

Crews contracted by VDOT will be performing work related to Segments II and III of the I-64 widening project between Route 199 (exit 242) and Yorktown Road (exit 247) from Sunday (June 24) through Saturday (June 30).

Detour signs will be in place to direct drivers around the construction.

A full list of scheduled closures is as follows:

Ramp closures:

  • I-64 east and west to Route 60/Busch Gardens (exit 243A), as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • I-64 east and west to Route 143 (exit 243B), as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Route 60 on-ramp to I-64 west, as early as 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • I-64 east and west to Route 199 west (exit 242A), as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • I-64 east and west to Route 199 east (exit 242B), as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Route 199 east and west on-ramps to I-64 east and west, as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • I-64 east and west to Yorktown Road/Jefferson Avenue (exit 247), as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Jefferson Avenue (Route 143) on-ramps to I-64 east and west, as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Yorktown Road (Route 238) on-ramp to I-64 east, as early as 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Lane closures:

  • Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Colonial Parkway to Lee Hall (exit 247) June 24-28, starting as early as 8 p.m. until 5 a.m.
  • Lane closures under flagger control on Yorktown Road, Penniman Road and Jefferson Avenue at the I-64 overpasses on June 24-30, from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from 1 mile east of Route 199 Lightfoot exit 234 (mile marker 233) to Route 199 Humelsine Parkway (exit 242), June 24-28, starting as early as 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning.
  • Lane closures under flagger control on Fenton Mill Road between Barlow Road and Newman Road on June 24-29, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Bryan DeVasher
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Bryan DeVasher is the managing editor-digital of WYDaily. A resident of Hampton Roads for more than two decades, he has worked for news organizations in Virginia, Illinois, Missouri and Indiana. He most recently was a member of the public relations staff for Virginia State Police.

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