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, May 21, 2018, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(East Washington Street) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on East Washington at North 5th Street for emergency work from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

(Nansemond Parkway) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 4500 block of Nansemond Parkway for a milling and paving operation from 9 a.m. to 3 pm., May 21 through May 23.

(Grove Avenue) – A contractor will have Grove Avenue closed between Ridgecrest Drive and Colonial Avenue from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(12th Street) – A contractor will have 12th Street closed between East Washington Street and Freeney Avenue with a detour in place from 8 a.m., May 21 to 12 p.m., May 25.

(Railroad Avenue) – A contractor will have Railroad Avenue closed between North Lloyd Street and North Capital Street from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

(Pinner Street) – A contractor will have Pinner Street closed between Bank Street and Finney Avenue with a detour from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Kenyon Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 200 block of Kenyon Road for sidewalk replacement from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

(Indian Trail) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 2300 block of Indian Trail from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Holy Neck Road, Jenkins Mill, Harvest Drive) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on Holy Neck Road, Jenkins Mill, and Harvest Drive for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Crittenden Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 8300 block of Crittenden Road for ditch maintenance from 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

(Deer Forest Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation on Deer Forest Road between Carolina Road and Adams Swamp Road for drainage maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(White Marsh Road and Longstreet Lane) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on White Marsh Road and Longstreet Lane for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Nansemond Parkway and East Washington Street) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Nansemond Parkway between Bennetts Pasture Road and Portsmouth Boulevard and East Washington Street between Portsmouth Boulevard and the 2300 block for vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Upcoming Projects:

(Page Place) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 300 block of Page Place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The project start date has not been determined.

(College Drive) – A contractor will have alternating northbound and southbound right lane closures on College Drive at the Route 664 Interchange from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 22 through May 24.

Ongoing Projects: 

(Red Oak Lane) – Suffolk Department of Public Works Operations will have Red Oak Lane closed to thru traffic for a storm water pipe replacement. Work will take place Monday thru Saturday between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. and is expected to be complete May 31, weather permitting. Accommodations will be made for residents.

(Old College Drive) – A contractor will be installing storm water piping and will have Old College Drive closed between Magnolia Drive and Camelia Drive, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., until May 25.

(West Constance Road) – A contractor will be installing gas lines on West Constance Road between Holland Road and Main Street. This work will take place between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. and will require periodic lane closures.

(Old Somerton Road) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Old Somerton Road from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. The water line installation in this area will continue through July 2018.

(Longstreet Lane) – Longstreet Lane is closed at the bridge over Somerton Creek, between Pittmantown Road and Butler Drive, for bridge repair. Suffolk Department of Public Works Operations anticipates a June 2018 opening.

(Hobson Water Main Extension Project) - A contractor will be installing a water main in the Hobson neighborhood to include Sawmill Point Road, Hudgins Circle and Macedonia Avenue.  Work will be intermittent and require lane closures throughout the neighborhood. All work is expected to be completed in May 2018.

(College Drive and Harbour View Boulevard) – A contractor will have a new roundabout pattern in place at the intersection of Harbour View Boulevard and College Drive. The contractor will be conducting construction activities inside the roundabout center as well as off to the sides of the road from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Oak Ridge Neighborhood) – A contractor will be installing an 8" water line in the Oak Ridge neighborhood.  Work will be intermittent and require lane closures throughout the neighborhood and is expected to continue through July 2018.

(Nansemond Parkway) – The Nansemond Roadway Expansion Project continues on Nansemond Parkway between Shoulders Hill Road and the Chesapeake City line.  Work in this area will require periodic eastbound and westbound shoulder and/or lane closures.