Road Closures and Possible Traffic Delays

The following roads in the City of Suffolk will have closures that could cause delays, Monday, September 27, 2021, due to construction and maintenance projects:

New Projects:

(Whaleyville Boulevard) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Whaleyville Boulevard for vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Route 460) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Route 460 for vegetation maintenance from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

(Pembroke Lane) – Beginning Monday, September 27th, the Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 100 block of Pembroke Lane for a drainage pipe installation from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Work is expected to be complete October 18th, weather permitting. 

(various locations) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on 5th Street, 6th Street and in Hollywood spraying herbicide from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Turlington Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works paint crew will have a flagging operation on Turlington Road between Old Somerton Road and Lake Speight Road from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

(various locations) – A contractor will be maintaining flower beds and trees on Burbage Drive near VDOT, Shoulders Hill Road at Nansemond Parkway and Wilroy Road at the Route 58 Interchange from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Indian Trail Road) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 5300 block of Indian Trail from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Shoulders Hill Road) – A contractor will have a northbound shoulder closure on Shoulders Hill Road at Bob White Lane from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(East Washington Street) – A contractor will have a crew working beyond the shoulder on East Washington Street between County Street and Tynes Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(North Main Street) – A contractor will have a mobile right lane closure on North Main Street between the Kimberly Bridge and the entrance to Walmart from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Route 58/Holland Road) – A contractor will have a westbound left lane closure on Holland Road between Kenyon Road and Centerpoint Drive and an eastbound left lane closure between Centerpoint Drive and Kenyon Road from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

(Nansemond Parkway) – A contractor will have a lane closure at the intersection of Nansemond Parkway and Bridlewood Lane from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting.

(Simons Drive) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a mobile operation in the 2200 block of Simons Drive for ditch maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Copeland Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 300 block of Copeland Road for ditch maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on East Washington Street, Holy Neck Road, Quaker Drive, Pineview Road, Butler Avenue, Shoulders Hill Road, Pughsville Road, Greenway Road and Freeman Mill Road for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on Buckhorn Drive, Deer Path Road and Old Myrtle Road for asphalt maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Upcoming Projects:

(Godwin Boulevard) – Suffolk Department of Public Utilities will have a flagging operation in the 5300 block of Godwin Boulevard from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., September 28th.

(Saratoga Street at Washington Street) – Beginning October 4th, a contractor will have the intersection of Saratoga Street and Washington Street closed with a detour for drainage upgrades for approximately 2 weeks.

Ongoing Projects:

(Bob White Lane) – A contractor will have Bob White Lane closed with a detour between east Green Spring Drive and west Green Spring Drive for approximately 30 days, July 23rd through September 30th.

(Market Street/Henley Place) – A contractor will have Market Street and Henley Place closed between the curve at City Hall parking lot and West Washington Street from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., September 13th through September 30th. Accommodations will be made for Suffolk Police Department to enter and exit their parking lots.

(Wilroy Road) – A contractor will have a shoulder closure on Nansemond Parkway at Executive Court from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., September 21st through October 1st.

(various locations) – A contractor will have flagging operation on Hawk Lane, Sparrow Road and Beaver Lane for drainage maintenance from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 21st through September 27th.

(Bob White Lane) – A contractor will have the outbound lane of Bob White Lane closed with traffic detouring through Rabey Farm Road. The entrance to Bob White Lane remains open. For the safety of all, motorists are NOT permitted to drive around the existing barricades.  The intersection improvements are expected to be complete by mid to late September.

(Route 58/Holland Road) – As part of the Route 58/Holland Road widening project, the center lane in the 1500 block of Route 58/Holland Road between Staley Drive and US-13 Bypass will be closed as of Wednesday, June 16, 2021. The closure of the center lane at this location will be permanent as the center turn lane will be eliminated in the final roadway configuration and a concrete median will be installed in this area.

(Lake Cohoon Road) – Beginning Tuesday, March 30th, a contractor will have the 2000 block of Lake Cohoon Road (between Indian Trail and Holland Road) closed with a detour for bridge rehabilitation. The project will include replacement of the 400-foot bridge’s deck and superstructure. The anticipated completion date is January 2022. Message boards have been placed to notify motorists of the upcoming closure. For the safety of all, this closure includes pedestrians and bicyclists.