First Warning Traffic – Friday bridge openings, Midtown Tunnel closures this weekend

Posted at 6:05 AM, Mar 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-17 08:16:42-04


Coleman Bridge at Noon


U.S. 58 East: Midtown Tunnel full weekend closure from Friday, Mar. 17 at 8 p.m. until Monday, Mar. 20 at 5 a.m. Take 264 EB Downtown Tunnel as your alternate route from Portsmouth into Norfolk over the weekend.


RAMP FROM BATTLEFIELD BLVD TO ROUTE 168 BYPASS  Southbound Battlefield Blvd ramp to southbound Route 168 Bypass. Saturday, March 18 from 7-11 a.m. Tree clearing efforts will close the ramp from southbound N Battlefield Blvd to southbound Route 168 Bypass.

RT 168 BYPASS LANE CLOSURES Southbound Route 168 Bypass from I-464 and Kempsville Rd. Monday, March 20 through Thursday, March 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guard rail repairs will require a single lane closure on southbound Route 168 Bypass from I-464 to Kempsville Rd.

VIRGINIA BEACH: Road Improvements to Ferrell Parkway

The project will include milling, paving and pavement marking work on both eastbound and westbound Ferrell Parkway from Indian River Road to Indian Lakes Boulevard at Parkway Place Market Shopping Center; and from southbound Princess Anne Road from the Salem Road overpass to Lynnhaven Parkway.  Work will be from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. each evening.

All night time milling will be from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.  Any paving and marking work that needs to be done during the weekday hours will be from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.  Any weekend work – if needed – will be scheduled between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.

The work is expected to be completed by March 25, 2017.