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, July 2, 2020, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Bridge Road between Eclipse Drive and Town Point Road from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

(Portsmouth Boulevard) – A contractor will have a crew maintaining vegetation in the medians on Portsmouth Boulevard between Route 58 and Nansemond Parkway from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) -- Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on Holland Corner Road, West Liberty Spring Road, Great Fork Road, and Airport Road for pavement repair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Upcoming Projects:

(Route 58/Holland Road) – A contractor will have intermittent eastbound right lane closures in the 1500 block of Route 58/Holland Road, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., July 7. Suffolk Police will assist with traffic control.

(County Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Utilities will have a flagging operation in the 100 block of County Street between Polk Street and Johnson Avenue from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., July 7.

(Linden Avenue) – Suffolk Department of Public Utilities will have the 100 block of Linden Avenue closed with a detour from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., July 6.

(Beechwood Avenue) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Beechwood Avenue for paving from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The start date is to be determined.

(Wilroy Road) – A contractor will have Wilroy Road closed in both directions between River Creek Drive and Lassiter Lane beginning Monday, July 20, 2020. The closure is necessary to demolish the existing deficient culvert and build a new bridge on Wilroy Road. This will provide a safe and long-term solution to the current culvert and shoulder.  The road will be closed with a detour in place until mid-late November 2020.

Ongoing Projects: 

(Pughsville Road) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Pughsville Road between Shoulders Hill Road and Bellflower Lane from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., March 20 through July 30. 

(Route 58/Holland Road) – A contractor will have crews working eastbound on Route 58/Holland Road beyond the shoulder between Manning Road and Staley Drive from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, June 25 through July 3.

(Godwin Boulevard) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 6000 to 6200 blocks of Godwin Boulevard from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., March 16 through July 31.

(Blythewood Lane) – A contractor will have the 1100 block of Blythewood Lane closed to through traffic for a sewer line installation from May 11 through July 20.

(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 July 2020. Variable message boards announcing the closure are in place as of September 16.