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, Tuesday, July 23, 2019, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(Camp Avenue) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have Camp Avenue closed at South Division Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(North Lloyd Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have the 100 block of North Lloyd Street closed with a detour from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Kings Highway) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Kings Highway at Ferry Point Road for an emergency pole replacement until approximately 5 p.m.

(Bennetts Creek Landing) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a mobile operation in the Bennetts Creek Landing neighborhood for tree trimming from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Various Locations) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on Gates Run Road and Desert Road for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Upcoming Projects:

(Eclipse Drive) – A contractor will have a flagging operation in the 9000 block of Eclipse Drive for a paving operation from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., July 24 and July 25.

(Exeter Drive) – A contractor will have Exeter Drive closed with a detour between Lake Prince Drive and Gardner Lane for bridge repairs.  Message Boards have been placed to notify motorists. Work is scheduled to begin July 29 through August 2.

(Magnolia Drive) – A contractor will have a paving operation on Magnolia Drive between Camellia Avenue and Brookwood Drive. The start date is to be announced.

Ongoing Projects: 

(North Commerce Street) – A contractor will have a sidewalk closure in the 100 block of North Commerce Street, July 19 through August 10.

(Foxcroft Road) – A contractor will have Foxcroft Road closed with a detour between Bennetts Pasture Road and Brittany Lane for storm water pipe maintenance from 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily and is expected to be complete by July 24.

(Colonial Avenue) – A contractor will have Colonial Avenue closed with a detour between Northbrook Avenue and Grove Avenue for road realignment. This work is expected to be complete August 2019.

(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 for approximately 6 months.