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, Monday, September 23, 2019, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(Harbourview Boulevard) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a right lane closure in the 5800 block of Harbourview Boulevard from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(Suburban Drive) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 300 block of Suburban Drive for drainage maintenance from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(Whaleyville Boulevard) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Whaleyville Boulevard between Copeland Road and Carolina Road for litter control and vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Carolina Road) – A contractor will have alternating lane closures on Carolina Road at Fayette Street from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Suffolk Police will be providing traffic control.

(Route 58) – A contractor will have crews working on Route 58 at Manning Bridge Road from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) – A contractor will be performing bridge inspections between 9 a.m. to and 4 p.m. at the following locations: Portsmouth Boulevard over Shingle Creek, Washington Street over Lake Meade, and Turlington Road over the spillway.

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Bridge Road between College Drive and the Isle of Wight County line for litter control and vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Route 58) – A contractor will have a mobile operation westbound on Route 58 between the Route 13/32 Bypass and Lummis Road for vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Hillpoint Boulevard) – A contractor will have a crew working on Hillpoint Boulevard near Gunston Drive for a valve repair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Pruden Boulevard) – Suffolk Department of Public Works Traffic Engineering Paint Crew will have mobile lane closures on Pruden Boulevard between the Route 58 Interchange and Northfield Drive from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

(Lincoln Avenue) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue for a sewer repair from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Rountree Crescent) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 700 block of Rountree Crescent from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(Whaleyville) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations throughout the Whaleyville area for asphalt repairs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(North Main Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a sidewalk closure on North Main Street at Market Street for sidewalk repairs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Godwin Boulevard) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 400 block of Godwin Boulevard for a gas line repair from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., September 17 through September 24.

(Babbtown Road) – A contractor will have Babbtown Road between Carolina Road and Whaleyville Road closed with a detour, September 16 and September 24.

(Freeney Avenue) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have Freeney Avenue closed with a detour between South Division Street and South Lloyd Street from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(North Capital Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have the 100 block of North Capital Street closed with a detour from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) – Suffolk Department of Public Works crews will have mobile operations on Southwestern Boulevard, Quaker Driver, Turlington Road, Jackson Road, Hosier Road, Cherry Grove Road North and Greenwood Road for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Route 58) – A contractor will have alternating lane closures on Route 58 westbound between Wilroy Road and the Route 13/32 Bypass for asphalt repairs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Carolina Road) – A contractor will have alternating lane closures on Carolina Road at Obici Industrial Boulevard from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Suffolk Police will be providing traffic control.

(Old Mill Road) – Beginning, Monday, September 23, 2019, Old Mill Road will be closed between Old Myrtle Road and Indian Trail. The current bridge will be removed and replaced with a concrete structure. The road is expected to be closed with a detour until approximately May 2020. Variable message boards announcing the closure are in place as of September 16.

Ongoing Projects: 

(Bridge Road) – Beginning Sunday, September 15, 2019, a contractor will have alternating lane closures on Bridge Road between the Chesapeake City line and Harbour View Boulevard overnight from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for milling and paving for approximately 3 weeks.

(Pughsville Road) – A contractor will have a section of Pughsville Road closed with a detour in place between Townpoint Road and Shoulders Hill Road beginning on Saturday, September 14, 2019. The road is expected to be closed to through traffic for approximately 6 to 8 weeks. During this time, accommodations will be made for residents, emergency vehicles, and school busses only.

(Mineral Spring Road) – Beginning, Thursday, June 27, Mineral Spring Road will be closed between Holland Corner Road and Arthur Drive. The current bridge over Jones Swamp will be removed and replaced with a concrete structure. The work will also include elevating a section of Mineral Spring Road. The road is expected to be closed with a detour until approximately November 2019.