March 26, 2015
Road Closures and Possible Traffic
SUFFOLK, VA (March 26, 2015) The following roads in the City of Suffolk will have closures that could cause delays, Thursday, March 26, 2015 due to construction and maintenance projects.
(Route 58) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Route 58 from 13/32 Bypass towards Chesapeake City line for litter control from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Woodrow Avenue) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will be working on Woodrow Avenue for a curb installation from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Laurel Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have Laurel Street closed between Lewis Avenue and Woodrow Avenue for a concrete curb installation from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Clover Lane) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation on Clover Lane between Greenway Road and the end of Clover Lane for ditch cleaning from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
(Bennett’s Pasture Road and Route 17/Bridge Road) – A contractor will be working at the intersection of Bennett’s Pasture Road and Route 17/Bridge Road for installation of turn lanes. Ongoing work will continue for several months with flagging operations between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Moderate to heavy traffic patterns should be anticipated.
(Godwin Boulevard & Pembroke Lane) – A contractor is working in the right-of-way along the east side of Godwin Boulevard between Harrell Drive and the Virginia Dominion Power facility. Also, work is anticipated along the Pembroke Lane right-of-way. A flagging operation may be required as equipment and material are moved to the site. The work should be completed by July 1, 2015.
(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have a temporary lane closure on westbound Bridge Road prior to Lee Farm Lane from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. from March 3 through March 26, 2015. The shoulder will be closed in this area during this time period.
(Turlington Road) – The Turlington Road Sewer Extension Project is planned to run through April 2015, 7 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. The work will require the closure of Turlington Road to thru traffic between Jackson Road and Old Somerton Road. Access for local traffic including the Turlington Woods Alternative School and emergency vehicles will be provided.
(Turlington Park Neighborhood) – A contractor will be working on the installation of new sewer mains for the Turlington Park Neighborhood. The work hours will be 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. The work will involve traffic detours in the neighborhood. The project scheduled completion date is August 23, 2015.
(Various locations) – A contractor will be working on the installation of water and sewer mains for the Crittenden/Eclipse water and sewer extension project. The work hours will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. The project will be ongoing until Spring 2015. Flagging operations will be necessary on the following streets: Wigneil Street, Vine Street, Pike Street during the period of construction.
(Lake Speight Colony Neighborhood) – A contractor is working within the Lake Speight Colony Neighborhood as part of the sewer improvements for this neighborhood. Work is being conducted on Lake Speight Drive. Anticipate detoured traffic in the neighborhood as the gravity sewer is being constructed. This work should be completed by April 1, 2015.