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,Thursday, January 16, 2020, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(Eclipse Drive) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Eclipse Drive from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Longstreet Lane) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 800 block of Longstreet Lane for shoulder repair from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

(Arthur Drive) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 3400 block of Arthur Drive for shoulder repair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Route 58/Holland Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a mobile operation beginning westbound and returning eastbound on Route 58 between Brentwood Road and the Southampton County line for asphalt repairs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Route 58) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a mobile operation on Route 58 between the Holland Road Interchange and the Chesapeake City line in both directions for large debris removal from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Portsmouth Boulevard) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a mobile operation on Portsmouth Boulevard between Nansemond Parkway and Route 58 for debris pickup from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Dill Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have Dill Road closed with a detour between Charlotte Street and Hunter Street for drainage upgrades from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(North Capital Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have the 200 block of North Capital Street closed with a detour for drainage upgrades from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Route 58/Holland Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Utilities will have an eastbound shoulder closure on Route 58 between Lummis Road and Johnson’s Gardens from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, January 15 and 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, January 16.

(Route 58/Holland Road) – A contractor will be working on the shoulder of eastbound and westbound Holland Road, between Barrett Drive and Cove Point Drive from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.  No traffic control is required.

(Pineview Road) – A contractor will be inspecting the bridge on Pineview Road over the Back Chapel Swamp from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. No traffic control is needed.

(Pughsville Road) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Pughsville Road between Shoulders Hill Road and Townpoint Road from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Turlington Road Jackson Road) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Turlington Road and Jackson Road from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, January 16 work will take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Tuesday, January 21 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. and no work on Friday, January 17 and Monday, January 20.

(Grove Avenue) – Suffolk Department of Public Utilities Line Maintenance will have a flagging operation in the 100 block of Grove Avenue from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

(Indian Trail) – A contractor will have Indian Trail closed with a detour between Carr Lane and Kingsale Road for railroad crossing maintenance.  The roadway is expected to reopen the evening of Friday, January 17.

(Shoulders Hill Road) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Shoulders Hill Road between Bennetts Creek Park Road and Meadow View Boulevard from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. SPD will be on scene providing traffic control.

Upcoming Projects:

(Foxcroft Road) – This project has been delayed. A contractor will have a lane closure in the 100 block of Foxcroft Road for a cross drain replacement from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. A variable message board has been placed to notify residents.

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have a southbound flagging operation in the 3600 block of Bridge Road overnight from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., January 27 through January 31.

(Moore Avenue) – Beginning Wednesday, January 22, CSX will have Moore Avenue closed with a detour between Finney Avenue and East Pinner Street for railroad crossing maintenance. The roadway is expected to reopen the evening of Thursday, January 23.

(Pine Street) – Beginning Wednesday, January 22, CSX will have Pine Street closed between Finney Avenue and Prentis Street for railroad crossing maintenance. The roadway is expected to reopen the evening of Thursday, January 23.

(West Constance Road) – Beginning Thursday, January 23, CSX will have West Constance Road closed with a detour between Finney Avenue and East Pinner Street for railroad crossing maintenance. The roadway is expected to reopen the evening of Friday, January 24.

Ongoing Projects: 

(Pitchkettle Road) – A contractor will have a permanent shoulder closure on Pitchkettle Road at Craig Drive.

(Pruden Boulevard/Route 460) – Beginning 8 a.m., Thursday, November 21, 2019, a contractor will have a permanent westbound lane closure in the 5000 block of Pruden Boulevard/Route 460 at Old Myrtle Road. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction with the middle lane as a turn lane to Old Myrtle Road and the construction site.  The new traffic pattern will be in place for approximately 4 to 9 weeks. Message boards have been placed to notify motorists of the change in traffic pattern. Additionally, the speed limit within the work zone area will be lowered to 45 miles per hour beginning on Thursday, November 21st until the end of the project. Any future changes in traffic patterns will be updated as needed.

(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.

(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 January 2020.