Road Closures and Possible Traffic Delays

Road Closures and Possible Traffic Delays

The following roads in the City of Suffolk will have closures that could cause delays, Tuesday, November 20, 2018, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(South Links Circle and Harbour View Boulevard) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on South Links Circle and Harbour View Boulevard for pothole patching from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Kings Fork Road) – A contractor will be performing preventative maintenance on Kings Fork Road from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. No traffic control needed.

(Buckhorn Drive) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have flagging operation in the 1600 block of Buckhorn Drive for pothole patching from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(Bridge Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works Traffic Engineering will have northbound and southbound alternating right lane closures on Bridge Road, closing only one direction at a time, at Bennetts Pasture Road/Bennetts Creek Lane from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

(Route 58) – A contractor will have mobile lane closures westbound on Route 58 between Wilroy Road and Route 460 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Pruden Boulevard) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a westbound right lane closure in the 2500 block of Pruden Boulevard for a washout repair from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(South Division Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 300 block of South Division Street from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(South Division Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have the 100 block closed with a detour from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have alternating lane closures on Bridge Road at Harbour View Boulevard from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have alternating lane closures on Bridge Road at College Drive from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Route 58) – A contractor will have a mobile operation eastbound on Route 58 between Southampton County line to the Chesapeake City line for vegetation maintenance in the medians from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(East Constance Road) – A contractor will have alternating lane closures eastbound and westbound on East Constance Road at Katherine Street from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Suffolk Police Department will be assisting traffic control at the signalized intersection.

(Highland Avenue and Nansemond Avenue) – A contractor will have crews working in the 200 - 400 block of Highland Avenue and 200 - 400 block of Nansemond Avenue from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. No traffic control needed.

Upcoming Projects:

(Western Avenue and Church Street) – A contractor will have the intersection of Western Avenue and Church Street closed for final paving from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The date is still to be determined.

Ongoing Projects: 

(Route 58) – A contractor will have alternating lane closures westbound on Route 58 between Wilroy Road and Route 13/32 Bypass for paving overnight from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.

(Nansemond Parkway) – Beginning Monday, November 5, a contractor will have a flagging operation in the 4800 block of Nansemond Parkway, between John C. Holland and Hargrove Landing, daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The project will include work on Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is expected to be completed by November 30, weather permitting.

(Carolina Road) – A contractor will have a detour in place for southbound traffic on Carolina Road, beginning at the intersection with Whaleyville Boulevard detouring onto Copeland Road and back onto Carolina Road daily from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. until approximately November 30, 2018. Northbound traffic on Carolina Road will not be affected. This detour will continue daily from 7 A.M. to 4 P.M. until around November 30, 2018. There will also be occasional flagging operations in the 1500 block of Whaleyville Boulevard and, during these times, the detour on Carolina Road will not be in place.

(Simons Drive) – A contractor will have Simons Drive closed to thru traffic between Indian Trail and Old Myrtle Road from August 9, 2018 to April 2, 2019 for a bridge replacement. The current bridge will be removed and replaced with a concrete structure.

(Southwestern Boulevard) – Southwestern Boulevard will be closed between OKelly Drive and Trumpet Drive with a detour in place from November 2, 2018 to April 2019 for a bridge replacement. The current bridge will be removed and replaced with a concrete structure.

(Portsmouth Boulevard) – A contractor will have the eastbound and westbound shoulders closed in the 1200 block of Portsmouth Boulevard.

(West Washington Street) – A contractor will have a westbound right lane closure in the 1000 block of West Washington Street between Lipton Tea and the bridge from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.

(Old Somerton Road, Carolina Road, Whaleyville Boulevard, Rosewood Drive) – A contractor will be installing new water lines on Old Somerton Road, Carolina Road, Whaleyville Boulevard, and Rosewood Drive. The speed limit within the area has been lowered to 35 mph. Beginning Thursday, August 16, the contractor will have a southbound flagging operation and occasional northbound lane closures in the 1500 block of Whaleyville Boulevard continuing southbound to the 1800 block daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The project is expected to continue through December 2018.