Thursday, July 7, 2022

Know before you go: VDOT weekly lane closures

(WYDaily file)
(WYDaily file)

Drivers on Interstate 64 should expect a series of nightly lane closures — and possibly some delays — through the week. As a result of VDOT’s I-64 widening project certain ramps and lanes will experience closures from July 21-27.

Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel

  • Alternating single-lane closure eastbound, July 22-26, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Single-lane closure eastbound, July 22-26, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Alternating single-lane closure westbound, July 22-24, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Single-lane closure westbound, July 22-26, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lane closures

  • Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from the Route 199/Lightfoot exit (exit 234) to Route 199/Humelsine Parkway (exit 242): July 21-25, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. westbound and from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. eastbound
  • Daytime lane closures under flagger control on Lakeshead Drive at the I-64 overpass on July 22-26, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Motorist and emergency vehicle access will be maintained at all times.
  • Nighttime lane closures under flagger control on Lakeshead Drive at the I-64 overpass on July 23-24, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Motorist and emergency vehicle access will be maintained at all times.

Stoppages

  • With assistance from Virginia State Police, there will also be a series of temporary stoppages on I-64 west, lasting no longer than 20 minutes each, for bridge work at the Lakeshead Drive overpass July 23-24, between midnight and 5 a.m.
  • Brief, intermittent flagging operations on Colonial Parkway on July 24, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Motorist and emergency vehicle access will be maintained at all times.
Alexa Doironhttp://wydaily.com
Alexa Doiron is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She graduated from Roanoke College and is currently working on a master’s degree in English at Virginia Commonwealth University. Alexa was born and raised in Williamsburg and enjoys writing stories about local flair. She began her career in journalism at the Warhill High School newspaper and, eight years later, still loves it. After working as a news editor in Blacksburg, Va., Alexa missed Williamsburg and decided to come back home. In her free time, she enjoys reading Jane Austen and playing with her puppy, Poe. Alexa can be reached at alexa@localvoicemedia.com.

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