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Posted on: September 29, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Full Ramp and Road Closures Scheduled Overnight for I-64 Widening Project

VDOT Virginia Department of Transportation

Contractor crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will close the following ramps and streets to perform construction activities on the first and second segments of the I-64 Widening Project:

Segment I:

  • Full-ramp closures overnight on the I-64 west off-ramp and I-64 east on-and off-ramps to Fort Eustis Boulevard (exit 250A/B), from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    • October 1-2:
      • I-64 west off-ramp to Jefferson Avenue (exit 250B)
    • October 3-4:
      • I-64 east on- and off-ramps at Fort Eustis Boulevard west (exit 250A)
    • October 5:
      • I-64 east on- and off-ramps at Fort Eustis Boulevard east (exit 250B)
  • Full road closure overnight on Industrial Park Drive between Ridgeview Drive and Trusswood Lane on October 3, from 8 p.m. until 5 a.m.

Segment II:

  • Full road closure overnight on Yorktown Road at the I-64 overpasses on October 1-3, from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.
  • Signs will be in place to alert motorists to the ramp closures and detour.

Traffic will be detoured as follows:

  • Westbound traffic on I-64 to Fort Eustis Boulevard (Exit 250 B) will be detoured through the Fort Eustis Boulevard interchange:
    • Take Exit 250A to Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105W)
    • Keep right and follow signs for I-64 E
    • Keep right to stay on Exit 250 B to Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105E)
  • Westbound traffic on Fort Eustis Boulevard (Route 105) to I-64 East will be detoured to Warwick Boulevard (Route 60):
    • Continue west on Fort Eustis Boulevard (Route 105)
    • Take the second exit on the right to Warwick Boulevard (Route 60)
    • Follow signs for Fort Eustis Boulevard East (Route 105)
    • Take the exit onto I-64 east
  • Eastbound traffic on I-64 to Fort Eustis Boulevard West (Exit 250 A) will be detoured through the Fort Eustis Boulevard interchange.
    • Take Exit 250 B to Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105 E)
    • Keep right and follow signs for I-64 W
    • Keep right to stay on Exit 250 A to Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105 W)
  • Eastbound traffic on I-64 to Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105E) will be detoured to Jefferson Avenue (Route 143).
    • Take Exit 255 B to Jefferson Avenue (Route 143)
    • Keep right and follow signs for I-64 W
    • Take Exit 250 B to Jefferson Avenue (Route 143)
  • Eastbound traffic on Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105 E) to I-64 E will be detoured through the Fort Eustis Boulevard Interchange.
    • Continue straight on Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105 E)
    • Keep right and follow signs for I-64 W
    • Keep right to stay on Exit 250 A to Fort Eustis Boulevard (VA-105 W)
    • Keep right and follow signs for I-64 E
  • Southbound/Westbound Industrial Park Drive (from Jefferson Avenue) will be detoured to Fort Eustis Boulevard (Route 105) to Warwick Boulevard (Route 60):
    • Drive west on Route 143 Jefferson Avenue to Route 105 Fort Eustis Boulevard
    • Turn left onto Route 105 Fort Eustis Boulevard west
    • Take the second exit on the right onto Route 60 Warwick Boulevard east
    • Turn left onto Industrial Park Drive
  • Northbound/Eastbound Industrial Park Drive (from Warwick Boulevard) will be detoured to Fort Eustis Boulevard (Route 105) to Jefferson Avenue (Route 60):
    • Drive west on Route 60 Warwick Boulevard
    • Exit onto Route 105 Fort Eustis Boulevard east
    • Turn right onto Route 143 Jefferson Avenue
    • Turn right onto Industrial Park Drive
  • Traffic traveling EB on Yorktown Rd. (Rt. 238) toward Jefferson Ave.
    • Take on-ramp to I- 64 EB
    • From I-64 EB take Exit 250 B to Ft. Eustis Blvd. (Rt. 105 east) toward Yorktown
    • From Ft. Eustis Blvd. take Jefferson Ave. (Rt. 143 west)
    • Follow detour signs on Jefferson Ave. (Rt. 143 west) to Jefferson Ave./Yorktown Rd. intersection (End Detour)
  • Traffic traveling westbound on Yorktown Rd. (Rt. 238) toward Jefferson Ave. or accessing Yorktown Rd. from I-64 west:
    • From Jefferson Ave. (Rt. 143 west) take on-ramp to I-64 WB
    • From I-64 WB take Exit 243 A and follow detour signs to Rt. 60 East
    • Follow Rt. 60 East to intersection of Rt. 60/Yorktown Rd. (End Detour)
  • Traffic accessing the west end of Yorktown Rd. from I-64 east:
    • Take Exit 243 A to Rt. 60 East
    • Follow detour signs to the intersection of Rt. 60/Yorktown Rd. (End Detour)

Additional scheduled lane closures for the I-64 Widening project this week include:

  • Segment I:
    • Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west October 1-5, as early as 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., starting near Lee Hall (exit 247) and ending near Jefferson Avenue (exit 255).
  • Segment II:
    • Alternating single-lane closures on I-64 east and west from Colonial Parkway to Lee Hall (Exit 247) October 1-5, starting as early as 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following morning.
    • Lane closures under flagger control on Jefferson Avenue at the I-64 overpasses on October 1-5, from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.
    • There are long-term traffic patterns with one lane of traffic remaining open in each direction on Jefferson Avenue and Yorktown Road at the I-64 overpasses.

Project information, construction updates, and additional weekly lane closures are available on the VDOT website at http://i64widening.org/ and on Twitter and Facebook.


VDOT Media Contact:

Brittany McBride Nichols, 757-925-1515
Brittany.McBride@VDOT.Virginia.gov 

Emergency/After-Hours, 757-925-2584

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