First Warning Traffic – Tuesday traffic troubles. Bridge opening and road closure updates.

BRIDGE OPENINGS:

High Rise Bridge 12:30 PM

Wednesday openings: Coleman Bridge 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM

CHESAPEAKE:

RT 168 BYPASS SINGLE LANE CLOSURE

Maintenance work will close a single lane on the southbound Rt 168 Bypass bridge over the Chesapeake and Albemarle Canal from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday.  Motorists should be alert to work crews, equipment in the area and possible delays.

SOUTH BATTLEFIELD BLVD SINGLE LANE CLOSURE

The installation of a water line will require the closure of a single lane on South Battlefield Blvd between Benefit Rd and Indian Creek Rd on Wednesday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to noon and on Thursday, May 18 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Both directions of traffic will be maintained throughout construction.

ERT WEEKLY CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE 

U.S. 58 East: Midtown Tunnel full weekend closure from 8 p.m. on Friday, May 19 until 5 a.m. on Monday, May 22

HAMPTON ROADS WEEKLY REPORT – OVERNIGHT AND DAYTIME CLOSURES

  • I-64 Widening Project, Newport News/York County:
    • Segment I:
  • Single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Lee Hall (exit 247) to Fort Eustis Boulevard (exit 250) May 14-17, from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning.
    • Segment II:
  • Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Colonial Parkway to Lee Hall (exit 247) May 14-19, starting as early as 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning.
  • Jefferson Avenue:
    • Both directions: Alternating single-lane closure at the I-64 overpass May 16-18, from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following morning.
    • Both directions: 20-minute stoppages under flagger control at the I-64 overpass May 14-17, from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following morning.
    • Westbound permanent right-lane closure under I-64 for temporary widening continues. One lane will remain open.
  • Yorktown Road:
    • Both directions: 20-minute stoppages under flagger control at the I-64 overpass May 14-17, from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following morning.
    • Both directions: Full closure at I-64 overpass on May 17 (rain date: May 18), from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. Signed detour will be in place.
    • The speed limit is reduced to 55mph in the I-64 work zone in both directions between Jefferson Avenue (exit 255) and Busch Gardens (exit 243).
    • Please check http://www.i64widening.org/news_information/traffic_alert.asp for the latest closure/detour information.
  • I-64, Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel: Single-lane closure westbound as follows. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • May 15-18 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

 

  • I-64 High Rise Bridge, Chesapeake: Single-lane closure westbound as follows. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • May 20 from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m.

 

  • I-664, Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel: Single-lane closures and ramp closures as follows:
    • Single-lane closure on I-664 south from 26th Street to Terminal Avenue in Newport News. One lane will remain open at all times:
      • May 17 and 18 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
      • May 19 from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m.
    • The following ramps will be closed overnight. Detours will be in place:
      • The 25th Street (northbound) on-ramp to I-664 south will be closed May 18 from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m.
      • The 26th Street (southbound) on-ramp to I-664 south will be closed May 17 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

 

  • Route 17, George P. Coleman Bridge: Two scheduled test openings affecting traffic northbound and southbound as follows. Openings are expected to last about 20 minutes:
    • May 17 at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
  • US-17, James River Bridge: Single-lane closure overnight southbound as follows. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • May 14-18 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • I-564 Intermodal Connector Project:
    • Hampton Boulevard (Route 337) is scheduled for the following closures:
      • There will be single-lane closures affecting the right lane, right shoulder and right sidewalk northbound on Hampton Boulevard from Greenbrier Avenue to 90th Street on the following dates:
        • May 15-20 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
      • Single-lane closures will extend one-half mile between I-564 Chambers Airfield Tunnel at Naval Air Station Norfolk and the I-564/SR 406/Terminal Boulevard-Hampton Boulevard exit. One lane will remain open at all times.
        • Single-lane closures on I-564 Eastbound May 15-19 from 5 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
        • Single-lane closures I-564 Westbound May 15-19 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • For more information on the I-564 Intermodal Connector, please visit I564intermodal.com.

 

  • I-564 Westbound, Norfolk: Single-lane closures at the Runway Tunnel as follows. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • May 18 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • I-64 Eastbound/Westbound, Southside:
    • Alternating lane closures across all westbound lanes as follows. One lane will remain open at all times:
      • May 15-18 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting just before Bay Avenue and ending just before 4th View Street.
    • Advance Notice: Weather permitting, traffic on I-64 east and west between Military Highway in Norfolk and Greenbrier Parkway will be repeatedly slowed and possibly stopped for a time between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. the nights of May 22-23 for utility work over the interstate.
      • Additionally, the Reversible Roadway will be open to westbound traffic starting at 10 p.m. the nights of May 22-23 in order to accommodate the slowdowns/stoppages. Eastbound operations will end at 9:30p.m.
      • The nights of May 24-25 are scheduled backup dates if weather delays the work May 22-23.
  • I-64 Eastbound/Westbound, Peninsula: Alternating lane closures as follows. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • Alternating lane closures across all lanes westbound May 14-18 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting past Williamsburg/Jamestown (Exit 242-A) and ending past Camp Peary (Exit 238).
    • Alternating, dual-lane closures eastbound May 15-16 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. at the I-664 Interchange.
    • Alternating lane closures across all lanes westbound May 15-16 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. before Mercury Boulevard (Exit 263-B).
    • Alternating lane closures across all lanes eastbound May 17-18 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. just past Mercury Boulevard (Exit 263-B).
  • I-664 Northbound, Hampton: Alternating lane closures across all lanes at the following ramps leading to I-64. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • Alternating closures at the ramp from I-664 Northbound to I-64 Eastbound May 16-19 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and May 20 from 6 p.m. to 9 a.m.
    • Alternating closures at the ramp from I-664 Northbound to I-64 Westbound May 19 from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m.

 

  • Courtland Interchange Project: U.S. 58, Southampton County: Consecutive, alternating lane closures across all lanes eastbound and westbound on U.S. 58 between Old Bridge Road (Route 742) and Shady Brook Trail (Route 650) as follows:
    • May 15-19 from 6 a.m. to noon.

 

  • US-17 Southbound (Frederick Boulevard), Portsmouth: Southbound traffic on Frederick Boulevard has been shifted and reduced to a single lane before Turnpike Road. During this traffic shift, southbound traffic will not be able to make a left turn onto Turnpike Road. The new traffic pattern is expected to last through July.

 

  • Military Highway Continuous Flow Intersection, Norfolk:
  • Alternating single-lane closures May 14-20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning. One lane will remain open at all times:
    • Military Highway between Valley Drive and Lynn Street.
    • Princess Anne Road between Sigmon Street and Military Highway.
    • Northampton Boulevard between Military Highway and past USAA Drive.

Robin Hood Road between Military Highway and Miller Store Road.