October 2, 2015
Road Closures and Possible Traffic Delay
SUFFOLK, VA (October 2, 2015) The following roads in the City of Suffolk will have closures that could cause delays, Friday, October 2, 2015 due to construction and maintenance projects.
(Katherine Street) – A contractor will have Katherine Street closed between East Pinner Street and East Constance Road from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All traffic will be detoured to surrounding streets. Accommodations will be made for residents and emergency vehicles. Work will continue thru October 30, 2015.
(Seaboard Trail) – A contractor will have the Seaboard Trail from Main Street to Moore Avenue closed to all pedestrians from September 8 thru October 30, 2015, Monday thru Friday for 24 hours each day.
(Turlington Park Neighborhood) – A contractor will be working on the installation of the sewer mains for the Turlington Park Neighborhood. The work hours will be 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday thru Friday. Anticipate detoured traffic in the neighborhood as the sewer mains are being constructed. The project scheduled completion date is November 30, 2015.
(Godwin Boulevard) – 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 right-of-way along Pembroke Lane and at Kings Highway in the vicinity of the Chuckatuck Fire Department. Flagging operations may be required. This work is scheduled to be completed by November 1, 2015.
(Church Street) – A contractor will have Church Street closed between Dumville Lane and Mahan Street from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. All traffic will be detoured to surrounding streets. Accommodations will be made for residents and emergency vehicles. Work will continue thru October 30, 2015.
(Portsmouth Boulevard and Nansemond Parkway) - A contractor will be reconstructing the commuter parking lot at the old VDOT weigh scales near the intersection of Portsmouth Boulevard and Nansemond Parkway. The hours of operation are from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday. All commuters who use this lot are directed to use the designated parking area in the Food Lion parking lot at the intersection of Portsmouth Boulevard and Suburban Drive. Anticipate limited short term lane closures.
(Shoulders Hill Road) - A Suffolk Department of Public Utilities contractor will begin constructing a new water transmission main along Shoulders Hill Road Project to enhance fire flows within the area. The project is scheduled to begin in early April and be completed by August 15, 2015. From early April through June 12, 2015, construction will be limited from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. From June 13, 2015 to August 15, 2015, the northbound lane will be closed and the detours will be in place. Click here for more information.