Road and Lane Closure Report for the City of Norfolk

This report includes high impact, new and ongoing road and lane closures in the Downtown area and throughout the city. Unless otherwise indicated, pedestrian access will be maintained. These closures are a result of permits issued and coordinated by the Right-of-Way Management Division and are subject to change.

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Special Events

  • none pending



Downtown Streets

Through late December, there will be intermittent lane closures on downtown streets during off-peak hours for work in manholes by Dominion Energy.

W. City Hall Avenue

Watch for closure of the curb lane westbound on W. City Hall Avenue between Granby Street and Randolph Street for utility work near 201 Granby Street.

Freemason Street

Watch for closure of the sidewalk and parking lane west bound on Freemason Street in front of 400 Granby Street for building and facade renovations.

Granby Street

Watch for closure of the sidewalk and curb lane northbound on Granby Street in front of 400 Granby Street for building renovations.


22nd Street Bridge

The City of Chesapeake has closed their deteriorating 22nd Street bridge that connects South Norfolk to Norfolk. The detour is primarily in Norfolk. Motorists are advised to use Berkley Avenue Extension and Liberty Street to Wilson Road and Obendorfer Road for the detour.

Flyover I-264 between Military Highway/Poplar Hall Drive/Hoggard Road and Curlew Drive

VDOT’s contractor will have the flyover closed until the end of May for extensive concrete roadway repairs.

Kimball Terrace & Westminster Avenue

Through late Fall, portions of Kimball Terrace and Westminster Avenue will be closed to all traffic for phased sanitary sewer and water infrastructure improvements (PDF).  Follow posted detours.

Miller Store Road

Through early June, watch for closure of Miller Store Road to thru traffic between Robin Hood Road and Azalea Garden Road for utility work. A signed detour will be in place.   

Monticello Avenue

Through next Fall, traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction on Monticello Avenue between 18th Street and 14th Street for utility work.

Virginia Natural Gas Projects will affect the following streets with intermittent lane closures: 

  • 10th Bay Street
  • 11th Bay Street
  • 12th Bay Street
  • 13th Bay Street
  • 14th Bay Street
  • 15th Bay Street
  • 16th Bay Street
  • 17th Bay Street
  • 18th Bay Street
  • 19th Bay Street
  • 20th Bay Street
  • 21st Bay Street
  • 2nd Bay Street
  • 3rd, Bay Street
  • 4th Bay Street
  • 5th Bay Street
  • 6th Bay Street
  • 7th Bay Street
  • 8th Bay Street
  • 9th Bay Street
  • Argyle Avenue
  • Armistead Avenue
  • Bayside Avenue
  • Beachview Street
  • Bellamy Avenue
  • Berkley Avenue Extension
  • Berkley Avenue
  • Blandford, Circle
  • Caliente Street
  • Cloncurry Road
  • Commonwealth Avenue
  • Cortlandt Place
  • Daniel Avenue
  • Darden Street
  • Dunning Road
  • E Beach Drive
  • E Little Creek Road
  • E Ocean View Avenue
  • E Ocean View Avenue
  • E Princess Anne Road
  • Gleneagles Road
  • Granby Street
  • Hacienda Street
  • Hampton Boulevard
  • Inlet Road
  • Kersey Avenue
  • Kingston Avenue
  • Lamesa Avenue
  • Maury Arch McNeal Avenue
  • Milson Avenue
  • N Shore Road
  • Nansemond Bay Street
  • North Military Highway
  • North View Boulevard
  • Norvella Avenue
  • Norview Avenue
  • Orange Avenue
  • Parkview Avenue
  • Pleasant Avenue
  • Pleasant Avenue
  • Pretty Lake Avenue
  • Pretty Lake Avenue
  • Ransom Road
  • Redwing Avenue
  • Rugosa Rose Court
  • Runnymede Road
  • Sewell's Point Road
  • Shirland Avenue
  • Shore Drive
  • Sigmon Street
  • Sloane Street
  • Stafford Street
  • Trouville Avenue
  • Turner Road
  • W Gilpin Avenue
  • W Little Creek Road
  • Whit Avenue
  • Wisteria PlaceAtlans Street

Special Traffic Advisory

The W Ocean View Avenue flyover has re-opened to vehicles that weigh less than 16 tons only. Vehicles 16 tons and over must follow the posted detour. Details follow:

Vehicles that can access the flyover under this weight restriction include:

  • Cars/Vans/SUVs/Light Trucks
  • Small Commercial/Panel Trucks
  • School Buses and HRT/Charter Buses under 16 tons
  • Emergency Vehicles under 16 tons

Heavy Vehicles

Vehicles 16 tons and over should continue south on Tidewater Drive and turn left onto Mason Creek Road to arrive at W Ocean View Avenue. Vehicles that are prohibited from using the flyover include:

  • Tractor-Trailers
  • Garbage Trucks
  • Fire Trucks
  • HRT and Charter Buses over 16 tons

Concrete barriers are in place to restrict all traffic over the center sections of the bridge.

VDOT Projects

  • I-564 Intermodal Connector Project
  • I-64/264 Interchange Project, phases 1 and 2
  • Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel Expansion

    The City of Norfolk has a 24-hour hotline to address construction concerns at 757-664-7220. For a map of all permitted roadway construction activity, visit the city’s Construction Activity MapWhile the best effort is made to include all major construction and special event activity, the City of Norfolk provides this data as a public service for convenience purposes only. Reliance upon the accuracy or completeness of this data contained herein is at the user’s risk. The City of Norfolk makes no warranty that the data will be provided in real-time or that the data will be free of errors as the data is subject to change at any time. In no event shall the City of Norfolk be liable for any damages, claim, or loss incurred by any user.