Road Closures and Possible Traffic Delays

The following roads in the City of Suffolk will have closures that could cause delays, Thursday, May 6, 2021, due to construction and maintenance projects.

New Projects:

(Whaleyville Boulevard) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Whaleyville Boulevard between Carolina Road and the North Carolina state line from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Portsmouth Boulevard) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Portsmouth Boulevard for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have a mobile shoulder closure on Bridge Road between Eclipse Drive and Townpoint Road from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(Bridge Road) – A contractor will have alternating southbound lane closures on Bridge Road at the twin bridges overnight from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m., May 5th through May 9th.

(Lummis Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works Traffic Engineering Paint Crew will have a flagging operation on Lummis Road at Porterfield lane from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

(Copeland Road) – Suffolk Department of Public Works Traffic Engineering Paint Crew will have a flagging operation on Copeland Road near Lummis Road from 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

(Longstreet Lane) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a flagging operation in the 3500 block of Longstreet Lane for a washout repair from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

(Route 58) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have a mobile operation on Route 58 between the Route 13/32 Bypass and the Chesapeake City line for debris removal from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(South 12th Street) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will be working on South 12th Street between Rosemont Avenue and the dead end from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

(Pruden Boulevard) – A contractor will have a mobile operation on Pruden Boulevard between Main Street and the Isle of Wight line for litter removal and vegetation maintenance from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

(Rosemont Avenue) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have Rosemont Avenue closed between South 11th Street and South 12th Street from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

(Market Street) – A contractor will have a mobile flagging operation on Market Street between Clay Street and West Washington Street from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

(West Washington Street) – A contractor will have a mobile right lane closure on West Washington Street between Henley Place and Maury Place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Route 58) – A contractor will have a crew working beyond the shoulder westbound on Route 58 between the airport and landfill from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(Whaleyville area) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on secondary roads in the Whaleyville area for pavement repairs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

(various locations) – Suffolk Department of Public Works will have mobile operations on OKelly Drive, Quaker Drive, Holy Neck Road, Crittenden Road, West Constance Road, and Prentis Street for vegetation maintenance from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Ongoing Projects:

(Route 58 and Godwin Boulevard) – A contractor will have westbound and eastbound right lane closures on Route 58 at the Godwin Boulevard ramps and a right lane closure on Godwin Boulevard between the Route 58 Interchange and Burnetts Way overnight from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m., May 5th and May 6th

(Hosier Road) – A contractor will have a flagging operation on Hosier Road between Webb Street and Eola Avenue for pavement repairs from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., May 5th and May 6th.

(Bob White Lane) – A temporary signal will be utilized in the 3400 block of Bob White Lane. The temporary signal will be in effect 24 hours a day for approximately 5 weeks, April 8th through May 15th.

(Pitchkettle Road) – A contractor will have a mobile flagging operation in the 700 block of Pitchkettle Road to the bridge from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 3rd through May 10th.

(College Drive) – A contractor will have the north and southbound inside lanes closed on College Drive at Hampton Roads Parkway from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 3rd through May 7th.

(Willow Lane) – A contractor will be installing a water line on Willow Lane. Work will take place daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will be complete in approximately 4 weeks, weather permitting, April 19th through May 19th.

(Old College Drive) – A contractor will have Old College Drive closed with a detour between Bradford Drive and Magnolia Drive for utility work from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., February 23rd to May 14th. The road will open in the evenings and the project is expected to be complete May 14th.

(Lake Cohoon Road) –Beginning Tuesday, March 30th, a contractor will have the 2000 block of Lake Cahoon Road (between Indian Trail and Holland Road) closed with a detour for bridge rehabilitation. The project will include replacement of the 400-foot bridge’s deck and superstructure. The anticipated completion date is January 2022. Message boards have been placed to notify motorists of the upcoming closure. For the safety of all, this closure includes pedestrians and bicyclists.