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, Friday, September 13, 2019, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(Nansemond Parkway) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Nansemond Parkway between Route 58 and Portsmouth Boulevard for vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Whaleyville area) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on secondary roadways throughout the Whaleyville area for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) – A contractor will have mobile operations on Bennetts Creek Landing, Windy Point Drive, Lookout Circle and Club Road for milling and paving from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., September 10 through September 13. 

(North Capital Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have the 100 block of North Capital Street closed with a detour from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) – A contractor will have crews working on Queen Street and Charlotte Street from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(East Washington Street) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on East Washington Street from the railroad trestle to Portsmouth Boulevard for litter control and vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Route 58) – A contractor will have eastbound and westbound mobile operations on Route 58 between the Wilroy Road and the Route 13/32 Bypass for vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(various locations) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on Eclipse Drive, Crittenden Road, Lake Prince Drive, Girl Scout Road, Mockingbird Lane, Little Fork Road, and Sweatt Road for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Springfield Terrace) – A contractor will have a shoulder closure in the 100 block of Springfield Terrace from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Gates Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a mobile operation on Gates Road for vegetation maintenance from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Old Somerton Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Utilities will have a lane closure on Old Somerton Road for utility work from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Portsmouth Boulevard) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Portsmouth Boulevard between Nansemond Parkway and Wilroy Road for litter control and vegetation maintenance from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have a northbound right lane closure on Bridge Road at Bennetts Creek Landing from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(Route 58) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations eastbound and westbound on Route 58 between the Route 13/32 Bypass and the Chesapeake City line for debris pickup from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

(Freeney Avenue) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have Freeney Avenue closed with a detour between South Division Street and South Lloyd Street from 8;30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Upcoming Projects:

(Pughsville Road) – A contractor will have a section of Pughsville Road closed with a detour in place between Townpoint Road and Shoulders Hill Road beginning on Saturday, September 14, 2019. The road is expected to be closed to through traffic for approximately 6 to 8 weeks. During this time, accommodations will be made for residents, emergency vehicles, and school busses only.

(Bridge Road) – Beginning Sunday, September 15, 2019, a contractor will have alternating lane closures on Bridge Road between the Chesapeake City line and Harbour View Boulevard overnight from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for milling and paving for approximately 3 weeks.

Ongoing Projects: 

(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 until approximately November 2019.