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March 26, 2021
HAMPTON ROADS CLOSURES ON WATER CROSSINGS, INTERSTATES AND OTHER NOTABLE DETOURS
For the week of March 28 to April 3
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.

*Scheduled closures are subject to change based on weather conditions and other factors.*

For information on the many other lane closures necessary for maintenance and construction throughout Hampton Roads, visit 511Virginia.org, download the 511VA smartphone app, or dial 511.


Bridges & Tunnels:

Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel, I-64:
  • Alternating, single-lane closures eastbound on March 28-30 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Monitor-Merrimac Memorial Bridge-Tunnel, I-664:
  • Alternating, single-lane closures northbound on March 29 to April 1 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

HRBT 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).
I-64 Widening Segment III Project, York County:
  • Single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Route 199/Lightfoot (exit 234) to Route 199/Humelsine Parkway (exit 242) as needed March 28 to April 1 starting as early as 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Lane closures under flagger control on Rochambeau Drive at Bruton High School March 29-31 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Lane closures under flagger control on Lakeshead Drive at the I-64 overpasses March 29 to April 2 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Lane closures under flagger control on Fenton Mill Road west of Route 199 April 1-2 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • A consecutive, long-term full ramp closure and diversion on the existing Route 199 west on-ramp to I-64 west in Lightfoot continues. Westbound traffic on Route 199 follow detour signage in place directing motorists to a new temporary median crossover to access the Route 199 east on-ramp to I-64 west during the closure.
  • A consecutive, long-term full ramp closure on Route 143/Merrimac Trail north to I-64 west continues. Traffic will follow detour signage in place directing motorists to the Route 143 south on-ramp to I-64 west during the closure.

I-64 Express Lanes, Norfolk:
  • Full closure of the I-64 Express Lanes in both directions on:
  • March 29 from 9-11:30 a.m.
  • March 29-30 from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.

I-64, Southside Widening, High Rise Bridge Expansion:
For a full list of on-going 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 between South Military Highway (exit 297) and Greenbrier Parkway (exit 289):
  • March 29 to April 1 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • Full closure of the on-ramp from northbound George Washington Highway to I-64 west on March 30 to April 1 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Click here for the full traffic alert: conta.cc/3tQRVjk
I-64 / I-264 Interchange Improvements Project, Norfolk/Virginia Beach:
  • Alternating, multi-lane closures of I-264 in both directions from Newtown Road (exit 15) to Witchduck Road (exit 16) on March 28 to April 1 from as early as 7 p.m. to 5 a.m., with two or more lanes closed no earlier than 9 p.m.
  • Ongoing, consecutive right shoulder closure on I-264 east at the overpass just before Witchduck Road (exit 16)
  • Single-lane closure on I-64 east at the I-264 interchange on March 28 to April 1 from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Alternating, single-lane closures on northbound Witchduck Road at the I-264 overpass, starting as early as March 29, Monday through Saturday, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m., for approximately four weeks. Click here for the full traffic alert: conta.cc/31p8HKt
  • Full closure of the on-ramp from Newtown Road to I-264 east on:
  • March 27-28 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • March 29 to April 2 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Click here for the full traffic alert: conta.cc/38YG7DL